On Elon Musk's Birthday, SpaceX Rocket Disintegrates After Liftoff From Cape CanaveralAn unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies and a first-of-its-kind docking port to the International Space Station broke apart Sunday shortly after liftoff.
Did You See The Meteor? Brilliant Chrome, Red, Green Fireball Blazes Through Bay Area Skies SaturdayWhat appears to be a meteor blazed over the North Bay midday Saturday creating a frenzy of excited tweets and blog posts, and triggering calls to 9-1-1 dispatchers reporting what looked like a possible aircraft going down.
NASA Satellite Launch From Vandenberg AFB Saturday Morning, May Be Visible From Bay AreaNASA will attempt to launch a drought and climate research satellite from Vandenberg Air Force Base early Saturday, a launch that could be visible from the Bay Area and beyond.
Booster Rocket Breaks Apart Attempting Soft Landing After Successful SpaceX Launch At Cape CanaveralSpaceX pulled off another successful launch of supplies to the International Space Station on Saturday, but its revolutionary attempt to land the leftover booster on an ocean barge fared less well.
SpaceX Successfully Tests Reusable RocketA Southern California-based space company has successfully tested a reusable rocket it hopes will make it cheaper to go into space.