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The internet space race is on: Google Loon vs Facebook drones vs SpaceX satellites

The internet space race is on: Google Loon vs Facebook drones vs SpaceX satellites

By 27 March 2015

Cabling the world to spread internet access is an expensive and time consuming process, especially when taking to the skies for wireless coverage is far easier. That's why Google, Facebook and now Elon Musk's SpaceX are all heading towards the stars to... >>

Lockheed Martin pitches to NASA a new spaceship for resupplying ISS, deep-space missions

Lockheed Martin pitches to NASA a new spaceship for resupplying ISS, deep-space missions

By 13 March 2015

Lockheed Martin has a new spacecraft that can ferry supplies to the International Space Station and double as a habitat for astronauts in deep space, so it's hoping to a win a NASA contract that'll allow it to put the spacecraft to work. Considered the... >>

What is SpaceX's Falcon 9, and why did it crash?

What is SpaceX's Falcon 9, and why did it crash?

By 17 January 2015

Elon Musk isn't a shy guy. He likes to share, sometimes a bit too much, and the latest example of that took place on 16 January, when he tweeted and even posted videos of his space company's Falcon 9 rocket crashing into a drone ship. Most executives... >>

SpaceX V2 spaceship is here as humanity’s vehicle to begin colonising other planets

SpaceX V2 spaceship is here as humanity’s vehicle to begin colonising other planets

By 30 May 2014

Elon Musk has unveiled the newest spaceship from his company SpaceX. The ship, called Dragon V2, wasn't the sole focus of his announcement though. Rather what that ship represents – humanity's ability to colonise other worlds - was of highest importance.... >>