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Spacewalking Astronauts Complete Cable Repair Outside International Space Station For New NASA Capsules

It was the third spacewalk in just over a week for Americans Terry Virts and Butch Wilmore, and the quickest succession of spacewalks since NASA’s former shuttle days.

03/01/2015

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Calls Off Launch At Last Minute Over Rocket-Tracking System Problem

The SpaceX company has called off Sunday’s launch of a deep-space observatory.

02/08/2015

Space X's Falcon 9 rocket launches on January 10, 2015 as it heads to space from pad 40 at Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying the Dragon CRS5 spacecraft on a resupply mision to the International Space Station (ISS). The Dragon cargo vessel should arrive at the space station at 6:12 am (1112 GMT) on January 12, NASA said. The cargo ship is carrying more than 5,000 pounds (2,268 kilograms) of supplies to the astronauts living in orbit. (BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images)

California-Based SpaceX To Attempt A Do-Over Of Failed Rocket Booster Landing

The SpaceX company will take a second stab this weekend at landing a rocket booster on a platform floating off the Florida coast.

02/07/2015

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Mars Mission Could Be Funded By $1B Google, Fidelity Investment In SpaceX

SpaceX has raised $1 billion from Google and Fidelity in a deal that values the spaceship manufacturer at about $10 billion.

01/20/2015

Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveiled his plans for a "Hyperloop" transportation system on August 12, 2013. Musk claimed the system would whisk passengers between San Francisco and Los Angeles in 30 minutes. (CBS)

LA To SF In 30 Minutes? SpaceX’s Elon Musk Has A Project For That, Likely To Be Tested In Texas

Entrepreneur Elon Musk says Texas is atop his list to build a five-mile-long test track for his conceptual Hyperloop project that involves shooting capsules full of people through elevated tubes at the speed of sound.

01/16/2015

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Booster Rocket Breaks Apart Attempting Soft Landing After Successful SpaceX Launch At Cape Canaveral

SpaceX 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.

01/10/2015

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Elon Musk Confirms Plans To Launch Satellites For ‘Low-Cost’ Internet Access World-Wide

SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk confirms plans to launch a fleet of small satellites to deliver low-cost Internet access around the world.

11/11/2014

SpaceX Rocket Launch

SpaceX Cargo Ship Docks With ISS, Delivers 3-D Printer

A SpaceX cargo ship docked with the International Space Station on Tuesday, delivering the first 3-D printer for astronauts in orbit.

09/23/2014

International Space Station

NASA Picks SpaceX And Boeing To Resume U.S. Human Spaceflight, After Retiring Space Shuttle Fleet

In a major announcement that will end the reliance on the Russians to launch Americans into space and could also determine which private company launches the first manned mission to mars, NASA on Tuesday afternoon awarded the human spaceflight contract worth $6.8 billion to both SpaceX and Boeing.

09/16/2014

International Space Station

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Among NASA Contenders To Launch Astronauts To Space Station From U.S. Soil

NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil, and one of the likely contenders is SpaceX, the private rocket company formed by PayPal and Tesla co-founder Elon Musk.

09/16/2014

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