Commercial Space

Latest Starship Prototype SN11 Explodes in mid-air, Raining Debris on the Launch Site

SpaceX just conducted its fourth high-altitude flight test with a Starship prototype (SN11). Once again, there was a slight explosion!

2 weeks ago

The Space Court Foundation Presents: “Women of Color in Space”

The Space Court Foundation has launched a new series titled Women of Color in Space! Their first interview with Ruvimbo…

2 months ago

How Long Will Space Junk Take to Burn Up? Here’s a Handy Chart

If the Roman Empire had been able to launch a satellite in a relatively high Low Earth Orbit – say…

2 months ago

Once He Steps Down From Amazon, Jeff Bezos Will be Able to Focus his Energy on Blue Origin

Jeff Bezos' recent decision to step down as CEO of Amazon could be good news for Blue Origin, one of…

2 months ago

Axiom Space Reveals the Crew for Its First Space Odyssey in 2022 (Sorry, Tom Cruise)

Axiom Space’s first privately funded trip to the International Space Station will be as notable for who’s not on the crew…

3 months ago

Starships Will be Launching From These Oil Drilling Platforms Bought by SpaceX

SpaceX has just acquired two former oil drilling rigs off the coast of Texas, which it is converting into launch…

3 months ago

Virgin Orbit Successfully Launches a Batch of Satellites From an Airplane

Virgin Orbit has successfully tested its new air-launch system (LauncherOne) that will deliver small satellites to orbit in the near…

3 months ago

Gateway Foundation Gives a Detailed Update on its Voyager Station Concept

The Gateway Foundation just released a video update for their Voyager Class space station, and announced that big news is…

3 months ago

SpaceX’s Next Idea: to Catch Super Heavy Boosters With the Launch Tower

A new animation shows how SpaceX will "catch" the first stage boosters of their Starship, allowing for faster turnaround and…

3 months ago

SpaceX Releases a Recap Video of their SN8 Making its Hop Test!

SpaceX just released a recap video of their SN8 making its first-ever high-altitude hop test. Soon enough, the SN9 will…

3 months ago