Felix Schlang at What About It? provided another great update on SpaceX. He noted the new alloy 304L that will be used for some parts and progress on the heat shield.
rocket ship built by Elon Musk's SpaceX company thundered away from Earth with two Americans on Saturday, ushering in a new era of commercial space travel and putting NASA back in the business of launching astronauts from U.S. soil for the first t
SpaceX, Elon Musk's company, plans to launch two NASA astronauts on Saturday -- the first crewed mission in SpaceX history. The mission, called Demo-2, is technically the final test flight of the company's spacecraft. Regardless of the nature of
Liftoff is set for 3:22 p.m. EDT (1922 GMT).
The explosion occurred about a minute after a short test of its Raptor rocket engine, but it was unclear what caused the conflagration.
Approximately 150,000 people gathered at Florida's space coast for the launch.
SpaceX and NASA are making preparations for their second attempt at a historic launch that will see astronauts travel to space from U.S. soil for the first time since 2011.
If you're frustrated that you now have to wait until Saturday (May 30) to see SpaceX's first crewed launch, you can blame Mother Nature and orbital mechanics.
SpaceX has an environmental application to the FAA. It shows plans for a Mobile Service Tower and increasing launches to 70 per year. SpaceX will need to amend these plans when the Super Heavy Starship is working.
Acta Astronautica – Future interstellar rockets may use laser-induced annihilation reactions for relativistic drive
Dr. Jonathan K. Witter is the Chief Engineer for BWXT Advanced Technology Programs. He reviewed the nuclear thermal rocket work from the 1970s to today.
EXCLUSIVE: Doug Liman will boldly go where no film director has gone before. Liman plans to accompany Tom Cruise on the action adventure film to be shot in outer space that is being mounted independently (for now) and involves Elon Musk's Space X a
The instantaneous launch window opens at 4:33 p.m. EDT - Demo-2 is the final major test for SpaceX's human spaceflight system to be certified by NASA for operational crew missions to and from the International Space Station.
SpaceX is about to launch its Crew Dragon, and is making history by bringing back human spaceflight to U.S. soil.
Wednesday's historic launch from Cape Canaveral would make Musk's SpaceX the first private company to carry people into orbit -- and open a new era for America's space program. If it works.
NASA'S Russian counterpart Roscosmos has teased plans to construct a new space station and orbiter for when the International Space Station (ISS) is deemed obsolete.
The spaceflight firm reported the rocket, also called LauncherOne, was released from the wing of a Boeing 747 on Sunday, as the rocket booster ignited seconds later, the flight was "terminated shortly" as there was no chance of it reaching orbit.
A team of researchers has put forward a novel way to keep things in check, making a case for charging satellite operators an "orbital-use fee" that would not only help reduce the risk of collisions, but possibly boost the overall value of the sa
William Shatner has plenty of fictional spaceflight experience. And he looks good in a SpaceX spacesuit.
Elon Musk's SpaceX crew complete the final rehearsal for their historic mission - the first astronaut launch from NASA's Kennedy Space Center since the last shuttle flight in 2011
NASA and SpaceX are go for launch.
Direct Fusion Drive (DFD) FD is a conceptual fusion-powered spacecraft engine.
Philip Lubin has led a team at UCSB to create laser arrays for propulsion and asteroid deflection.
Momentus Space has agreed to launch a SatRevolution cubesat.
Power is everything is a famous quote from the movie Apollo 13. A similar statement is made by Marc Millis about interstellar travel. Marc is a thought leader in interstellar travel.
The US Air Force's not-so-secret X-37B spaceplane has successfully launched on its sixth mission, OTV-6 (USSF 7). On May 17, 2020, at 13:14 GMT, the unmanned, autonomous spacecraft lifted off from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force S
In 2007, Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone and described how it was three breakthrough products in one. It was widescreen iPod with touch controls, a revolutionary phone and full featured internet communication device.
NASA unveils its Artemis Accords of 10 principles to govern future moon missions ahead of its 2024 return to the lunar surface, but Russia accuses the US of trying to regulate space
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has been a non-stop hype machine since its earliest days.