commercial aerospace

The SpaceX Starship Could be Making its Biggest Hop Yet (and a Belly-Flop) Next Month!

Elon Musk and SpaceX appear to be gearing up for a high-altitude hop test with the SN8 before the end…

3 months ago

Behold! The Martian Menu, Courtesy of Mars City Design!

Every year since 2012, Mars City Design hosts the Mars Feast Gala, where talented chefs create tantalizing entrees based on…

5 months ago

Scientists Figure Out How to Continuously Watch the Entire Planet With Just 4 Satellites

A new study has shown that optimal global satellite coverage can be achieved with just four satellites, and in a…

11 months ago

NASA is Working on Electric Airplanes

One of the chief aims of space agencies and commercial aerospace these days is reducing the associated costs of space…

1 year ago

Blue Origin has Shown off a New Video of its New Glenn Rocket Design

Blue Origin has released a new video of its proposed New Glenn launch vehicle, which will allow the company to…

2 years ago

Microsoft and Partners Hope to Create a Time Capsule… On the Moon!

Microsoft has teamed up with researchers to create a time capsule using synthetic DNA, which will be sent to the…

2 years ago

Japanese Startup is Working on a Reusable Rocketplane to Carry Passengers to Space, as Early as 2023

The Japanese startup PD Aerospace is developing a reusable space plane that will use a combination of jet engines and…

2 years ago

Space Catapult Startup SpinLaunch has Come Out of Stealth Mode. Space catapults? Yes Please

Reclusive SpinLaunch founder Jonathon Yaney recently broke his silence about his vision to reduce the costs of space exploration by…

3 years ago

Monster Stratolaunch Aircraft Rolled Out, Getting Closer to First Flights

Stratolaunch just unveiled its new air-launch vehicle - the Stratolaunch Aircraft - which also happens to be the largest aircraft…

4 years ago

New Zealand’s First Rocket Launch to Space!

Earlier this week, the island nation of New Zealand made history with the first successful launch of a rocket from…

4 years ago