SpaceX

  • SpaceX just deployed 60 Starlink Internet Satellites, the first of 12,000

    When you think of Internet providers you don’t think of SpaceX, but that needs to change today. SpaceX has just successfully launched their latest rocket and the payload this time was a package of their own. SpaceX has just deployed the first 60 Satellites, the start of their massive...
  • This 18yo’s photos of SpaceX launches are ridiculous

    John Kraus is an 18 year old photographer who loves documenting rocket launches and being from Florida, he’s got access to photograph SpaceX launches. The images published on his website http://johnkrausphotos.com are just phenomenal. I’m not sure what you were doing at 18, but I wasn’t investing my time in...
  • SpaceX Hyperloop Pod competition is underway

    Early this week I gave you the heads up SpaceX’s Hyperloop Pod competition was on this weekend. Now the teams from around the globe have arrived and pods are being loaded into the 1.25 kilometre track. The action is being shared online and for your convenience the best is embedded below. Hyperloop...
  • 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...
  • Help fund the future of transport, rLoop Hyperloop pod hits Indiegogo

    rLoop was born on Reddit, a group dedicated to bringing Elon Musk’s idea for a 5th mode of transport, the Hyperloop, into reality. The team has gathered an impressive 300 engineers from more than 15 countries around the world. With such a geographically diversed workforce, rLoop is leveraging modern way of working...
  • 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...