How to Watch SpaceX Crew Dragon Bring NASA Astronauts Back to Earth [VIDEO]
In the next half hour, SpaceX’s Crew Dragon will undock from the International Space Station (ISS) and start the return of NASA astronauts to Earth. https://youtu.be/sl2jo1bSxl8 The live video above shows coverage of the Crew Demo-2 departure, being targeted for 7:34pm EDT on Saturday, August 1, 2020. Crew Dragon will undock itself from the ISS...
Four Astronauts Assigned to New Crew-2 SpaceX Mission in 2021
SpaceX and NASA have already worked together to launch several space missions, including Crew Dragon which should return by August 2nd. It looks like there is already more on the agenda. As reported by CNN, NASA has successfully chosen four astronauts that will be part of a SpaceX mission next year. Akihido Hoshide, Thomas Pesquet, Shane […]
New SpaceX Clip Details ‘Inside the Space Suit Lab’ [VIDEO]
SpaceX shared a new video tonight called “Inside the Space Suit Lab”, which provides an inside look at the sleek and fashionable spacesuits worn by U.S. NASA astronauts aboard Crew Dragon. The video spans just over two minutes long and has the designers behind the SpaceX suit discuss the making of the latter, which is...
SpaceX Starlink Satellites Photobomb Rare Comet NEOWISE
Comet NEOWISE is an astonishing rare comet from the Outer Solar System, which can only be seen once every 6,800 years. Unfortunately, it seems like that the SpaceX Starlink satellites have been ‘polluting’ the sky and photobombing any good camera shots as of late. Starlink is an efficient internet service through satellites, reportedly able to […]
Next Tom Cruise Film to be Shot in Space Aboard SpaceX Crew Dragon: Report
All the way back in May, there were plans for Tom Cruise to star in the first-ever film shot in space. It seems like this project is really coming to life, with Universal Pictures already negotiating and planning the film. Tom Cruise will fly onboard SpaceX’s Crew Dragon to the International Space Station (ISS). The […]
Elon Musk Confirms SpaceX Will Launch New Mars Starship Prototype Soon
SpaceX was originally founded in 2002 by Elon Musk with the goal of colonizing Mars one day. Since 2012, the company has been working on Starship SN (Serial Number) prototypes to fly out to the planet. It’s safe to say that a lot of hard work has gone into this developmental project. When asked about […]
SpaceX Catches Both Fairing Halves of Falcon 9 Launch for the First Time
Fairing plays a huge role in rocket launches. Acting as a two-piece protective layer, SpaceX has designed two fairing halves with special netting to catch them when they fall. Without any programming beforehand, fairing halves use a parachute to slow them down. Ships must be positioned correctly to catch these. SpaceX finally managed to catch […]
SpaceX Crew Dragon to Return From ISS on August 2nd
SpaceX and Nasa worked closely together to plan their joint Crew Dragon Demo-2 launch. On May 30th, Doug Hurley and Robert Behnken were sent to the International Space Station (ISS). CNBC reports that SpaceX’s Crew Dragon is set to return to Earth on August 2nd. Once the crew touches down in the Atlantic Ocean, this will […]
SpaceX Starlink Internet Beta Details Leak: Pricing, Installation and More
A leak on the SpaceX’s Starlink website had revealed details about the upcoming low earth orbit satellite service, according to code unearthed on the website by a Redditor. Starlink’s satellite internet system is geared towards low density populations and is a service for those living in rural areas with expensive internet, or next to no...
SpaceX Starlink Internet Beta Asks Canadians for Addresses
Elon Musk’s SpaceX Starlink satellite internet service appears ready to debut its beta testing in Canada soon. Yesterday evening, Starlink sent out emails to Canadians asking them to update their addresses, ahead of private and public beta tests. "The Starlink team is now accepting addresses (instead of just zip codes) at starlink.com, which will improve...
Canada a “Major Priority” for Starlink Satellite Internet Says Elon Musk
SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk declared his love for Canada this afternoon, after emphasizing his upcoming Starlink satellite internet service would be a priority in the Great White North. Responding to journalist Peter Nowak sharing his article about Starlink in the Toronto Star, Musk replied on Twitter, "Canada is a major priority for Starlink!"...
SpaceX Applies for Telecom License in Canada for Starlink Internet
image via Spacenews.com The eccentric Tesla CEO Elon Musk continues to turn heads with his SpaceX projects. After completing a successful launch with NASA just weeks ago, SpaceX marches on to make its Starlink project a reality. In a new effort to provide internet to rural regions in Canada, the company recently applied for a […]
SpaceX Company Value Receives Favorable Rating from Financial Analyst
image via SpaceX SpaceX and NASA achieved a successful launch of the first space exploration collaboration between private and public entities on Saturday. In light of the historic moment, there’s been much talk about the future of SpaceX as a company. The launch had major implications not only for the public perception of SpaceX and […]
Video Shows NASA Astronauts Riding Model X to Launch Pad
image via CNET Highlights In a monumental undertaking, SpaceX and NASA joined forces to send two astronauts into orbit. While public hype and attention mounted earlier this week, the initial launch was postponed due to weather. However, the ceremonies and preparation leading up to the launch remained. After all, the call to postpone the launch […]
SpaceX NASA Launch Rescheduled Due to Bad Weather
image via TechCrunch SpaceX met a truly historic pursuit when they announced a launch alongside NASA. The launch, originally scheduled for 4:33 PM on May 27th, 2020, has been rescheduled due to weather patterns. Sources over at CNN report that the new launch date has been moved to Saturday, May 30th, 2020 at 3:00 PM. […]