SpaceX posts video of new Dragon parachutes in action

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 28 January 2016

Designed to bring its Dragon spacecraft safely back to Earth after reentry, SpaceX has posted a video testing out its suitably named Daron parachutes. FULL STORY >


NASA says the next SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will attempt to land on solid ground

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 2 December 2015

In previous attempts with its Falcon 9 rocket, SpaceX has conducted tests at sea. Now NASA is saying the next test will be conducted on solid ground. FULL STORY >


SpaceX previews Dragon Capsule for manned missions

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 11 September 2015

SpaceX is currently building a Dragon spacecraft to send a crew to the International Space Station (ISS). Now we get a glimpse at the capsule for this manned mission. FULL STORY >


NASA-funded study says humans could build base on Moon in 10 years

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 21 July 2015

Following the 46th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission, a new NASA-funded study claims that humans can build a Moon-base within a decade. FULL STORY >


Elon Musk unveils SpaceX's Dragon V2 manned spacecraft

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 30 May 2014

SpaceX founder Elon Musk unveils the new Dragon V2 spacecraft, capable of carrying seven passengers for seven days to and from the International Space Station. FULL STORY >


Elon Musk touts Hyperloop transportation system

By Ryan Noik 13 August 2013

Elon Musk has released plans for an innovative Hyperloop transport system, citing what he believes could be the fifth mode of transportation. FULL STORY >


SpaceX launch success heralds dawn of a new era

By Ryan Noik 23 May 2012

In an auspicious occasion for private space flight, this week Space Exploration Technologies SpaceX took a small step that may well prove to be a giant leap for commercial space travel. FULL STORY >

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