Elon Musk's Plan for a Self-Sustaining Colony on Mars in the Next 100 Years

Elon Musk is not looking for Helium-3, like Lunar Industries in Duncan Jones Moon. He's not looking for alien life. According to...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 04 October 2016 - 1:26PM

4 Reasons Why We Don't Explore Space - And Why They Aren't Reasons At All (Part 2 of 4)

The following post is the second of a four-part series developed by our partners at Exosphere (for the first part in the series, click...

Thursday, 29 September 2016 - 11:30AM

LIVESTREAM: Elon Musk Says We Need These Four Things to Colonize Mars

Today at 2:30 PM EST, Elon Musk jumped on a livestream and began to talk about his plan to "Make Humans a Multiplanetary Species."...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 27 September 2016 - 3:39PM

The Best Science Videos This Week: Self-Lacing Shoes, Acoustic Holograms, and More

This week, scientists brought Back to the Future, Star Trek, and a not-yet-made movie about a cute, cricket-like robot to life. Here...

Janey Tracey
Sunday, 25 September 2016 - 8:23PM

Will We Hear Elon Musk’s Plans for Colonizing Mars Next Week?

It’s no secret that Elon Musk, billionaire and founder of SpaceX, wants to colonize Mars. He’s expressed on a number of different...

Zain Charkawi
Friday, 23 September 2016 - 8:18PM

4 Reasons Why We Don't Explore Space--and Why They Aren't Reasons At All (Part 1 of 4)

The following post is the first of a four-part series developed by our partners at Exosphere. Their efforts to overcome the obstacles...

Thursday, 22 September 2016 - 12:00PM

SpaceX to Begin Launching Rockets in November

Earlier this month, SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket exploded at Cape Canaveral prior to a planned launch. But they're not taking the setback...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 14 September 2016 - 1:28PM

SpaceX Rocket Explodes in Cape Canaveral Before Launch

This morning, a SpaceX rocket exploded at Cape Canaveral ahead of a scheduled launch on Saturday. Luckily, no one was injured, but the...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 01 September 2016 - 12:28PM

SpaceX To Launch the First Reusable Rocket

After a long journey, SpaceX has finally managed to re-land its Falcon 9 rocket onto a barge. But now it's time for the final step in...

Noelle Phansalkar
Wednesday, 08 June 2016 - 1:38PM

Elon Musk Says SpaceX Could Put Humans on Mars in 2024

SpaceX has already announced plans to send their Dragon rocket to Mars in 2018, but in typical Elon Musk fashion, he's getting a whole...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 02 June 2016 - 5:15PM

SpaceX's Falcon 9 Took "Maximum Damage" in Latest Landing

After many failed attempts, SpaceX has finally managed to land its Falcon 9 rocket safely back on Earth, and earlier this month, they...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 20 May 2016 - 11:54AM

SpaceX Hired a Legendary Sci-Fi Costume Designer to Make a New Spacesuit

Jose Fernandez has created costumes for a slew of modern sci-fi and comic book classics, such as Men in Black, X2, and Avengers (as...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 09 May 2016 - 2:09PM

Watch: SpaceX's Falcon9 Makes Fastest Drone Ship Landing Yet

After several explosive failed attempts, SpaceX finally landed their Falcon 9 rocket onto a robotic ship last month, in a historic...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 06 May 2016 - 11:08AM

SpaceX Announces Mars Mission in 2018

After much teasing, SpaceX has officially announced that they're sending their Dragon spacecraft to Mars in 2018: Planning to send...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 27 April 2016 - 12:40PM

Watch an Elon Musk-Approved Supercut of SpaceX's Crashes and Landings

SpaceX has come a long way over the last four years, and an awesome new video from Kinematic tracks the development of the Falcon 9...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 15 April 2016 - 3:29PM

NASA and SpaceX Are Sending an Inflatable Habitat Module to the ISS Next Week

Next week, NASA will attempt to send a payload to the ISS using the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, for the first time since the rocket...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 - 11:09AM

This Infographic of Elon Musk's Life is Your Roadmap to Brilliance

There's no denying it, Elon Musk will likely be remembered as one of the great pioneers of modern technology. Seemingly on a mission...

Kieran Dickson
Sunday, 13 March 2016 - 11:47AM

UPDATED: Watch the Live Stream of SpaceX's Groundbreaking Rocket Landing--That's Already Expected to Fail

SpaceX has tried time and time again to land their Falcon 9 rocket on a barge, but each time the rocket has crashed spectacularly....

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 24 February 2016 - 12:21PM

Relive the Glory of the Falcon 9 Landing with SpaceX's Recap Video

The Falcon has landed! Relive the triumphant vertical landing of a Falcon 9 rocket with a three-minute recap video from SpaceX:The...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 13 January 2016 - 1:24PM

SpaceX Rocket Makes a Historic Vertical Landing

SpaceX is back! The space corporation just managed the historic feat of launching a rocket and then sending it back down to Earth to...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 22 December 2015 - 9:47AM