The LightSail 2 mission team is preparing to deploy the spacecraft’s solar sail. Watch the live stream here.
Bill Nye, the one and only Science Guy, and SpaceX launched LightSail
2 into space.
Progress! Starhopper, a prototype for Elon Musk and SpaceX’s future Mars-colonising Starship vehicle, is nearly ready to be let off its leash.
Mars’ Valles Marineris is an enormous canyon that makes the Grand Canyon in the United States appear minuscule.
SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket will be carrying the RADARSAT Constellation Mission from Space Complex Launch-4 from the Vandenberg Air Force Base today.
Nasa announced on Friday that it will open the International Space Station to business ventures and tourism from 2020. Here’s what you can expect from the views – and the price.
Elon Musk’s SpaceX launched a cluster of 60 satellites into space. The Starlink satellites are currently visible in the night sky.
Third time’s a charm, Elon Musk! Hopefully, the launch of SpaceX and Starlink’s 60 Internet satellites with the Falcon 9 rocket won’t be postponed a fourth time.
Elon Musk confirmed that SpaceX is building a fleet of Starship rockets and the second prototype of Starhopper is nearing completion.
SpaceX’s goal is to have almost 12 000 satellites operating in low-Earth orbit by 2024. Liftoff of the Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled for 04:30 on May 24.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the company’s robotic Dragon cargo capsule toward the International Space Station.
Liftoff is scheduled for 00:35 on Thursday 11 April. The satellite will be deployed approximately 34 minutes after liftoff.
SpaceX completed the historic test drive and the Crew Dragon Capsule returned home successfully.
One giant leap for mankind. Well not really, but Elon Musk’s Crew Dragon capsule will revolutionise the way SpaceX sends astronauts into space.
Billionaire. Fashion guru. Rockstar? Yusaku Maezawa isn’t your conventional type, and that’s perhaps why he’s off to the moon.
He was just 17 when he packed up and left the country. But what motivated Elon Musk to blaze a trail across the Atlantic?
It’s Zondo vs Zuma at the state capture inquiry, and John Steenhuisen is lining up a few ANC members of his own. Here’s your South African news today wrap.
Yeah, we all know he’s South Africa, and we all know he sends cars into orbit for a laugh. But what else is there to know about Elon Musk?
While we’re all waiting for fibre in South Africa, Elon Musk is planning to launch satellites into space to offer broadband to Americans in rural areas.
Well, what else is there left for Musk to do?
Nothing defines disruption better than launching your own car, build by your own car company, into space, on a rocket, built by the space exploration company you own too. But that’s Tesla. Elon Musk, the world’s most celebrated Pretoria Boys old boy, this week accomplished the impossible by disrupting space exploration forever with is Falcon […]
The Falcon Heavy rocket, developed by Elon Musk had a special ‘passenger’ on-board: a mannequin named ‘Starman’ who is sitting comfortably in a Tesla Roadster. Check out a video of Starman enjoying the view over here:
Maybe the President will change his opinions on African countries, now?
Oh, if only this headline was literal…