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Oct 27, 2014 03:34 PM ET // Irene Klotz
SpaceX will attempt to land its next Falcon 9 rocket on a platform in the ocean, a key step in the company’s quest to develop reusable boosters. Continue reading →
Jun 18, 2014 12:53 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
SpaceX founder Elon Musk thinks his private spaceflight company will have the capability to land humans on Mars within 12 years, assuming the availability of funding for the historic mission. Continue reading →
Jun 6, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Tanya Lewis, SPACE.com
SpaceX thinks humanity needs to reach Mars to survive.
May 30, 2014 03:22 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Space Exploration Technologies on Thursday unveiled its contender in a three-way competition to fly astronauts to the International Space Station for NASA. Continue reading →
May 29, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
As the commercial space sector continues to develop apace, SpaceX is about to unveil what it hopes will become the enzyme for a revolution in U.S. manned space transportation. Continue reading →
May 20, 2014 11:55 AM ET // Tariq Malik, Space.com
Billionaire Elon Musk said his private spaceflight company SpaceX has made some progress toward establishing a permanent colony on Mars — a longtime goal in the entrepreneur's push to help make humanity a multiplanet species.
May 19, 2014 03:17 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
On Sunday at 3:05 p.m. EDT (12:05 p.m. PDT), an unmanned SpaceX Dragon capsule safely returned to Earth, splashing down into the Pacific Ocean 300 miles west of Baja California. Continue reading →
May 1, 2014 11:41 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
The private rocket company has released raw video of the powered splashdown of the spend first stage of the Falcon 9 rocket after launch in April. Continue reading →
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