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Boeing Throws Shade At SpaceX, Says Falcon Heavy Is ‘Too Small’ For Deep Space

Like children fighting over who’s the best, Boeing is going after SpaceX in a new website, calling the Falcon Heavy insufficient for NASA’s deep space exploration needs. It’s also making bold claims about the Space Launch System.

Space May 1, 2018

NASA: Nope, We Won’t Be Buying Falcon Heavy Rockets From SpaceX

NASA doesn’t want to use Falcon Heavy Rockets for future missions because its payload is too small. However, it might still purchase some for other uses.

Space March 27, 2018

Trump Praises SpaceX CEO Elon Musk For Falcon Heavy's Simultaneous Booster Landing

In a cabinet meeting on March 8, President Donald Trump mentions Elon Musk and the recent simultaneous landing of the Falcon Heavy's boosters. He also explains the beneficial role of the private space companies in the aerospace industry.

Space March 9, 2018

SpaceX Falcon 9 Prepares To Reach Another Milestone With Its 50th Launch

The Falcon 9, SpaceX's flagship rocket capable of reflight, will have its 50th launch this Tuesday. The launch will be a significant marker for Elon Musk's space transport services company, which is now leading the race of privately-owned space programs.

Space March 5, 2018

Successful SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch Opens Up More Asteroid Mining Opportunities

The successful launch of the SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket may have opened up more asteroid mining opportunities, according to an astrophysics researcher. Will the venture soon prove to be possible, or will it remain a concept for many more years?

Space February 19, 2018

Where Is Starman And His Tesla Roadster Right This Very Moment? Here’s How To Track Them

An engineer has created a website to keep track of where Starman and his Tesla Roadster is going. He even says they could return to Earth after several decades.

Space February 19, 2018

What's Next For SpaceX After Falcon Heavy's First Successful Launch?

After launching the world’s most powerful rocket, what other tricks does SpaceX have up its sleeve? Well, Falcon Heavy was just a start, as the company has been building something even bigger in preparation for Mars.

Space February 12, 2018

Goodbye, Starman: Floating Tesla Roadster Now Heading Toward The Asteroid Belt

Starman has officially gone dark. The mannequin astronaut riding a Tesla Roadster through space is now heading toward the Asteroid Belt between Mars and Jupiter.

Space February 8, 2018

Here's How You Can Watch The SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Launch

SpaceX is all set to launch the Falcon Heavy rocket on Tuesday, Feb. 6. Here are the best ways to watch the momentous event live.

Space February 5, 2018

SpaceX Sets Schedule Of First Falcon Heavy Rocket Launch

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk announced that the Falcon Heavy will launch on Feb. 6. This giant rocket can send nearly three times as much payload into orbit for every mission.

Space January 29, 2018

SpaceX Falcon 9 Zuma Mission Failed, Rumors Say: Fate Of Mysterious Satellite Unknown

SpaceX successfully landed the first stage of the Falcon 9, but the fate of its mysterious Zuma payload remains unknown. The space exploration company is now setting its sights on the debut launch of the Falcon Heavy.

Space January 9, 2018

SpaceX Cuts Live Broadcast Of Falcon 9 Launch To Protect Zuma Mission Secret

The Zuma mission was always kept under covers, with only limited details revealed to the public. So far, its payload was only classified as restricted and was commissioned by an unknown U.S. agency.

Space January 8, 2018

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Debut May Be Delayed After Falcon 9 Launch With Mysterious Zuma Payload Pushed Back Again

A drone video showcases the SpaceX Falcon Heavy as it towers over Cape Canaveral. The rocket's debut may be delayed though, as the secretive Falcon 9 Zuma mission was again pushed back.

Space January 5, 2018

The SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Will Really Send Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster To Mars

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk previously said that the Falcon Heavy rocket will carry his own Tesla Roadster to Mars. New images reveal that Musk wasn't kidding, as the electric vehicle is being prepared to hitch a ride to space.

Space December 28, 2017

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket To Launch Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster To Mars Orbit

American aerospace company SpaceX is going to launch the Falcon Heavy in January. CEO Elon Musk said that he will send personal Tesla Roadster as the payload.

Space December 3, 2017

Falcon Heavy Rocket Could Launch As Soon As This Fall: Elon Musk

SpaceX will aim for a November launch for its Falcon Heavy rocket, as announced by its CEO Elon Musk. Learn more about the role of this powerful reusable rocket technology in the planned Mars mission of the spaceflight firm.

Space July 31, 2017

SpaceX Could Launch Falcon Heavy In Four Months

SpaceX is keeping Falcon Heavy on schedule for its maiden flight. Elon Musk reveals that the megarocket could be ready to launch by the end of summer.

Space June 10, 2017

SpaceX Tests World's Most Powerful Rocket Falcon Heavy

SpaceX tested the main core engine of its Falcon Heavy rocket at its facility in McGregor, Texas. The Falcon Heavy rocket will likely be launched toward the end of summer 2017.

Space May 11, 2017

Elon Musk Aiming For Full Rocket Reusability: Wants SpaceX To Attempt Upper Stage Recovery

Elon Musk does not plan to stop at SpaceX’s latest achievement with the reuse of Falcon Heavy. He wants to bring stage 2 back on land.

Space April 2, 2017

Galactic Easter Eggs: ‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ Contains SpaceX Program References

Upcoming open-world space shooter ‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ will let you discover the hidden secrets of the Andromeda galaxy, including a hidden SpaceX spaceship. Discover this Easter Egg when ‘Andromeda’ launches on March 21.

Video Games March 17, 2017

SpaceX Shoots For The Moon In 2018: How Feasible Is It?

In 2018, SpaceX plans to fly people around the moon using the Falcon Heavy rocket and the Dragon V2 capsule. How feasible is Elon Musk's moonshot and what does the spaceflight company's track record say about its future success?

Space March 5, 2017

LOOK: SpaceX Gives The World A Glimpse Of The Falcon Heavy Rocket In This New Photo

SpaceX posted a teaser photo of the much-anticipated Falcon Heavy rocket on Instagram. Have a peek at the world's largest and most powerful rocket.

Space December 31, 2016

Elon Musk Reveals New Details Of SpaceX Mars Mission

Elon Musk disclosed new information on the SpaceX Mars landing mission, including how they intend to send the unmanned Dragon spacecraft to the planet as soon as 2018.

Space June 11, 2016

Can SpaceX Land Red Dragon On Mars In 2018? Here's What It Would Take

Will the Red Dragon from SpaceX be able to land on Mars by the year 2018? Here are some of the challenges Elon Musk has to face as he sets his sight on the Red Planet.

Space April 29, 2016

Elon Musk Announces New Contracts For SpaceX Rocket Services

Elon Musk's aerospace company SpaceX has announced the signing of two new launch orders for its Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy rockets.

Space September 15, 2015

SpaceX's Huge Falcon Heavy Rocket Finally Has A Launch Date

Elon Musk's SpaceX has finally set a launch date for the massive Falcon Heavy rocket. The launch should occur in spring 2016, taking place a few months before another launch that will bring 37 satellites into space.

FUTURE TECH September 12, 2015

SpaceX Releases Animated Video Showing Off Its Reusable Rocket Technology

Elon Musk's SpaceX recently released a video with animation of how its reusable Falcon Heavy rocket will someday soon shoot its cargo into space and then return back to Earth, ready for its next mission.

Space January 28, 2015

Warcraft Fan Elon Musk Reveals Plan to Colonize Mars in Reddit AMA

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk enjoys World of Warcraft and drinking whiskey. Now, he intends to take humans to Mars.

Society January 9, 2015

SpaceX releases video of Falcon 9 rocket's soft splashdown

SpaceX made a groundbreaking development of a reusable rocket, opening up possibilities for further space exploration. Its Falcon 9 rocket recently landed back home from outer space after fulfilling its mission.

Space August 20, 2014

SpaceX wins FAA approval for Texas spaceport

Texas will be the location of the first privately owned launch facility in the world for vertical liftoff rockets.

Space July 16, 2014

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