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And the Most Admired Tech Founder Is ... Elon Musk
Elon Musk

And the Most Admired Tech Founder Is ... Elon Musk

Seriously, who else would it be? That's according to a new survey from CB Insights.
Nina Zipkin
NASA Is Concerned About SpaceX's Rocket Fueling Practices
NASA

NASA Is Concerned About SpaceX's Rocket Fueling Practices

It's worried that SpaceX will put crews at risk by topping up while they're aboard.
Elon Musk Breaks Down His Plan for Mars in Reddit AMA
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Elon Musk Breaks Down His Plan for Mars in Reddit AMA

The SpaceX founder talked specs and science fiction.
Nina Zipkin
SpaceX Blast Investigation Suggests Breach in Oxygen Tank's Helium System
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SpaceX Blast Investigation Suggests Breach in Oxygen Tank's Helium System

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.
5 Out of This World Songs That Inspire Elon Musk
Elon Musk

5 Out of This World Songs That Inspire Elon Musk

Fly Musk to the moon. Let him play among the stars.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
SpaceX Aims to Resume Launches in November, President Says
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SpaceX Aims to Resume Launches in November, President Says

The space services company suspended Falcon 9 flights while it investigates why the rocket burst into flames on Sept. 1.
Jeff Bezos Unveils New Rocket to Compete With SpaceX
Space Travel

Jeff Bezos Unveils New Rocket to Compete With SpaceX

Bezos's Kent, Wash.-based Blue Origin space company is designing two versions of the rocket, named New Glenn, a nod to John Glenn.
Elon Musk Calls SpaceX Blast a 'Most Difficult, Complex Failure'
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Elon Musk Calls SpaceX Blast a 'Most Difficult, Complex Failure'

A SpaceX-led accident investigation is underway, overseen by the Federal Aviation Administration's Commercial Space Transportation office.
Satellite Owner Says SpaceX Owes it $50 Million or a Free Flight
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Satellite Owner Says SpaceX Owes it $50 Million or a Free Flight

A Spacecom communications satellite was destroyed last week by an explosion at SpaceX's Florida launch site.
Mark Zuckerberg Reacts to Elon Musk's SpaceX Falcon 9 Explosion
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Mark Zuckerberg Reacts to Elon Musk's SpaceX Falcon 9 Explosion

Here's what the CEO posted about the accident that destroyed a Facebook satellite.
Entrepreneur Staff
SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Explodes During Test Firing in Florida
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SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Explodes During Test Firing in Florida

People in buildings several miles from the facility said they felt the explosion, but local authorities said residents were not at risk.
Here's What You Need to Know About Elon Musk
Radicals & Visionaries

Here's What You Need to Know About Elon Musk

We all know he's a genius, but here are seven other things you may not have known about the tech pioneer.
Carolyn Sun
U.S. Astronauts Prepare Station for Commercial Space Taxis
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U.S. Astronauts Prepare Station for Commercial Space Taxis

The installation will end U.S. reliance on Russia for rides to the orbiting post.