SpaceX finally launched the Crew Dragon capsule for the first time, and it is heading for the ISS. On board is a sensor-equipped dummy named Ripley, after the 'Alien' movies.
Space March 2, 2019
Falcon 9 investigations are making progress in understanding the causes behind the September explosion. According to the SpaceX team, the helium load may have been responsible for the mishap.
Space October 29, 2016
The mission will launch astronauts from U.S. soil in 2017, marking the first NASA-ordered mission for SpaceX.
FUTURE TECH November 23, 2015
It was a rough week for space research in light of the failure of SpaceX's latest mission, but there were still wonders to be found in the night sky and our sun. Plus, the arts and sciences collided with the announcement of plans to send fine art to the moon for the first time.
Space July 3, 2015
SpaceX first attempt to experiment with reusable rockets fails, but it’s not so bad. Firebrand CEO Elon Musk is more than willing to try again.
Space January 10, 2015
A Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to land on a platform at sea for the first time. What could this mean for the future of the private space program.
Space December 10, 2014
SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket launch was foiled on Saturday because of poor weather conditions, and with it onboard was a Dragon spacecraft. Find out when the next launch is.
Space September 20, 2014
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