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It also has solutions that should prevent a repeat of its launch pad explosion.
The excitement is pretty infectious.
The correspondents on the satire news show shared their ideas for how astronauts could poop in space.
Memorable insights from the first American to orbit the Earth.
This early test of VSS Unity was an important step.
The world-renowned physicist slaps an expiration date on our planet.
The Calif.-based company, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, has proposed an orbiting digital communications array that would eventually consist of 4,425 satellites.
It's worried that SpaceX will put crews at risk by topping up while they're aboard.
Capt. Scott Kelly and Capt. Mark Kelly know all about operating under pressure.
'If Elon Musk brought the samples in the door right now I'd throw him a party out of my own money,' NASA scientist said.
The SpaceX founder talked specs and science fiction.
Saving the capsule was the only goal of the test and the survival of the Blue Shepherd rocket, making its fifth flight, served as a bonus for Blue Origin.
Though he said he envisions humans living in a large colony on Mars, he added that the key will be getting the cost down low enough to attract willing volunteers.
No one was hurt in the explosion, which could be heard 30 miles (48 km) away from SpaceX's launch pad 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.