Saturday, January 16, 2021
Chinese spacecraft returns to Earth with Moon rocks
The mission was the first in four decades to collect lunar samples, emulating the feats of the United States and the Soviet Union from the 1960s and 1970s -- and going a few steps further
20 December 2020, 13:12
Tesla’s Elon Musk tests both positive and negative for COVID-19
In a series of tweets early Friday, Musk said he had conflicting results from rapid “antigen” tests for COVID-19 after he had “mild sniffles & cough & slight fever” in recent days
14 November 2020, 09:38
'SpaceX Starlink satellites may hamper scientific progress'
Satellite constellations like SpaceX's Starlink network could disproportionately affect science programmes that require twilight observations, such as searches for Earth-threatening asteroids and ...
27 August 2020, 08:41
NASA, SpaceX make history with astronaut splashdown
NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine said the successful mission marked "a new era of human spaceflight where NASA is no longer the purchaser, owner and operator of all the hardware" but one of many ...
3 August 2020, 08:31
Musk tells SpaceX staff to make Starship rocket ‘top priority’
Elon Musk has told his SpaceX staff to make Starship spacecraft top priority and speed up progress on the super-heavy rocket which has seen some turbulent testing in recent months
9 June 2020, 09:14
New era in space as Elon Musk rocket blasts off
Two veteran NASA astronauts were headed for the International Space Station on Saturday after Elon Musk's SpaceX became the first commercial company to launch a rocket carrying humans into orbit, ...
31 May 2020, 09:21
NASA, SpaceX postpone historic astronauts launch
NASA and SpaceX postponed historic launch of two astronauts to space from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Wednesday due to bad weather
28 May 2020, 09:50