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TASC provides mission assurance, independent verification and validation (IV&V) of the Falcon 9 launch vehicle for USAF CHANTILLY, Va., Feb.
Printed parts from the first-ever 3D printing endeavor in space have just returned to Earth on the SpaceX Dragon cargo vehicle.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft splashed down in the Pacific Ocean about 7:44 p.m.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) now is scheduled to launch at 6:05 p.m. EST Tuesday, Feb.
The US military’s advanced research division is working on a new program that would make it possible to launch a satellite directly from the underbelly of a jet fighter, potentially providing an innovative, quicker, and less expensive way of putting a payload into orbit.
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla., Jan.
(Updates how media can participate via phone) WASHINGTON, Jan.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA, Boeing and SpaceX will hold a news briefing on NASA Television at the agency's Johnson Space Center in Houston at noon EST (11 a.m.
Are we saying goodbye to Comcast? Space transportation company, SpaceX, announced on Tuesday that it has raised $1 billion in new funding from Google and Fidelity, confirming earlier reports that the tech giant was looking to invest in a partner for satellite-based Internet project.
Space exploration is the exploration and discovery of outer space by use of space technology and is conducted by both robotic spacecraft and humans. Astronomy, which is the viewing of objects in space from Earth, is thought to predate recorded history, but it was the inspiration to modern space exploration. Humans explore space for many reasons including the survival of humankind if Earth cannot sustain life, uniting nations, and scientific research. Physical space exploration began in...
Elon Musk was born on June 28, 1971. He is a South African-American inventor and entrepreneur. He is the founder of SpaceX and Co-founder of Tesla Motors and PayPal. He is also chairman of SolarCity. Musk attended Bryanston High School in South Africa, but graduated from Pretoria Boys High School. In the early 90s, Musk was educated at Queen's University in Kingston Ontario Canada and left Canada around 1992 to pursue Business and Physics at the University of Pennsylvania, where he...
- A mania for the use of printing-types; a strong propensity to write for publication.
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