The moon is pretty cool, but unless you’re a astronaut, then it’s been an experience enjoyed through photos. SpaceX is about to change all that with their latest space ship, the BFR set to fly private citizens to the moon. Today they have announced Zozo founder, Yusaku Maezawa will be the first...
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    It’s Friday afternoon and most Aussie’s are probably knocking back a few cheeky cold ones after a long week at work. For some, the work doesn’t stop with Vostok, a joint venture between Sydney-based brewery 4 Pines Brewing Company and space engineering company Saber Astronautics, working to give one...
  • Space Falcon Heavy launch: Reality vs Animation, amazingly accurate

    Today SpaceX made history by launching the Falcon Heavy rocket from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The first flight for Falcon Heavy was a test flight in which Elon Musk decided to use a Tesla Roadster as payload, rather than the standard cement block that simulates commercial cargo...
  • SpaceX readies Falcon Heavy for launch, the worlds most powerful rocket, ever.

    Right now, SpaceX is preparing to launch the company’s, and the world’s largest rocket ever. Known as the Falcon Heavy, its already positioned on the launch pad, and when it lifts off, it will rocket (literally) 54 metric tons (a mass equivalent to a 737 jetliner loaded with passengers,...
  • Musk announces the 70m Falcon Heavy is ready to go next month

    In 2017, SpaceX were incredibly successful in their rocket launches and the company isn’t slowing down. Elon Musk has announced on Twitter that their biggest rocket yet, the Falcon Heavy, is ready to launch in January. Not only will it be the biggest rocket ever launched by SpaceX, but...
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    Tesla is about to be a side story on Elon Musk’s resume after what he just announced in Adelaide. Musk took to the stage at the International Astronautical Conference, currently being held in South Australia and outlined his plans to get to colonize Mars. Musk began by explaining the...
  • This week SpaceX’s Hyperloop Pod competition will test 5th mode of transport

    Next weekend is a major milestone for the transport and engineering industries. On January 27th -29th, 2017 (US time), Space will host ‘Competition Weekend I‘. This is the first of two rounds of testing that will see pods developed by teams around the world, take to the 1.6km test track for...
  • SpaceX Iridium 1 mission success, 6 more in next 12 months

    SpaceX are back to landing rockets on ships. Overnight SpaceX lanched another Falcon 9 rocket into space to deliver 10 Iridium NEXT satellites into low-Earth orbit for Iridium, a global leader in mobile voice and data satellite communications. Fortunately the launch went as planned and the rocket returned to earth...
  • Watch the NBN Skymuster 2 launch live stream right now!

    NBN’s Skymuster 2 satellite is about to launch into space from the French Guiana Space Centre in South America, ready for service later this year. You can watch the important launch right now at http://www.videocorner.tv/prod.nbn/ The second of nbn’s satellites is designed to bring faster internet and share the load of...
  • Telstra-backed Aussie startup, QubeRider is off to space

    Australian startup, Quberider is a space education company that sends student experiments to the International Space Station. They have just become the first startup in Australia to get approval from the federal Government to fly a mission to space. The company springs from Sydney-based startup accelerator, Muru-D which is funded...
  • Google and Fidelity now own 10% of SpaceX

    Travelling to space is hard and expensive and the risks taken by Elon Musk are now paying off. After securing many contracts with NASA and private companies to send things to space, SpaceX has just announced their latest round of funding. A combined $1 Billion has been invested in...
  • SpaceX just launched another mission into space, due back in 4.5 weeks

    After five successful missions to the International Space Station, including four official resupply missions for NASA, SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft are set to liftoff from Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. Their fifth official Commercial Resupply (CRS) mission to the orbiting...
  • Watch SpaceX send Falcon 9 into space (Update: Cancelled)

    It’s not everyday a private company sends a rocket into space, today is one of those days. One of Elon Musk’s companies, SpaceX is sending Falcon 9 into space once again, the launch is being live streamed and schedule for take off in just a few minutes.. Falcon 9...
  • SpaceX performs vertical rocket landing, next step towards you traveling to space

    SpaceX’s Grasshopper flew 325 m (1066 feet) on June 14, before smoothly landing back on the pad. This Grasshopper test rocket made use navigation sensors combined with control flight algorithms to accomplish a precision landing. Traditional rockets are designed for one time use, with the usually crashing back to...

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