SpaceX Just Pulled Off Three Launches in 36 Hours

SpaceX Just Pulled Off Three Launches in 36 Hours

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket launched Germany’s SARah 1 military imaging satellite into orbit on June 18.Photo: SpaceX It was a busy weekend for SpaceX, with the private space company launching three of its Falcon 9 rockets into orbit over a period of three days. SpaceX’s final launch may even have been carrying a classified government … Read more

NASA and SpaceX Postpone Launch of Crew Dragon

NASA and SpaceX Postpone Launch of Crew Dragon

The Dragon launch was expected to bring two tons of supplies to the ISS as part of a resupply mission.Photo: NASA The upcoming launch of an uncrewed SpaceX Dragon to the International Space Station has been postponed following a potential propellant leak, in what is a rare glitch for the reliable cargo vehicle. NASA revealed … Read more

Musk Pivots Boring Company to Prioritize Texas and Florida

Musk Pivots Boring Company to Prioritize Texas and Florida

Photo: Robyn Beck (Getty Images) Poor performance and even poorer public perception have forced Elon Musk’s Boring Company to largely pivot away from its most ambitious projects and opt instead to prioritize more politically friendly locals. Now, Musk reportedly has his sights set on Texas and Miami for the company’s near future. Boring has reportedly … Read more

Rocket That Will Hit the Moon Isn’t From SpaceX

Rocket That Will Hit the Moon Isn't From SpaceX

A view of the Chinese rocket booster—and not the Falcon 9 second stage—as seen from an observatory in Italy on February 6, 2022Picture: Virtual Telescope Project/Gianluca Masi A fresh look at the available evidence suggests a Chinese booster will smash into the Moon in early Trader not a SpaceX Falcon 9 second stage as was … Read more