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The SpaceX Starship Could Fly This Summer!

Despite an unexpected fire during the latest static fire test, SpaceX's Starship prototype is alive and well and closer to…

1 week ago

Another Starship Success! Raptor Engine Fires for 4 Seconds and Nothing Explodes

SpaceX has passed another milestone with their Starship prototype after the successful completion of a static fire test

2 weeks ago

Musk Presents the Orbital Starship Prototype. Flights will Begin in Six Months

Coinciding with SpaceX's 17th anniversary, Elon Musk provided the latest updates on the design of the Starship and Super Heavy…

8 months ago

Elon Musk Outlines the Next Few Weeks of Starship Tests

According to recent statements and images from their facilities, SpaceX is making progress and will have big news for us…

10 months ago

Big News! SpaceX’s Starhopper Test Vehicle Completes First Free Flight!

Last night, after multiple delays, SpaceX's Starhopper test vehicle has completed its first untethered test flight.

10 months ago

The Starhops Have Begun!

After a minor delay, SpaceX has conducted the first successful hop test of their Starship Hopper, a key step in…

1 year ago

New SpaceX Raptor Engine Beats the Chamber Pressure of Russia’s RD-180 Engine, According to Elon Musk

Elon Musk posted the results of the Raptor engine's recent test-firing, and claims it broke an almost 20-year old record!

1 year ago

Elon Musk’s New Plan is to Get to the Moon as Fast as Possible

With his latest update, Musk shared the first test-firing of the Raptor rocket, and indicated there would be some changes…

1 year ago

Prototype Version of the SpaceX Starship with a Stainless Steel Skin is Under Construction

Elon Musk recently provided updates on the mini-Starship prototype that will making a test flight next year, including the fact…

1 year ago

Elon Musk and the SpaceX Odyssey: the Path from Falcon 9 to Mars Colonization Transporter

In Kubrick’s and Clark’s 2001 Space Odyssey, there was no question of “Boots or Bots”[ref]. The monolith had been left…

5 years ago