Tag "SpaceX"

Elon Musk and SpaceX are now ready with their much-awaited spacesuit

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SpaceX CEO Elon Musk shared another photo of the SpaceX spacesuit. Unlike the previous time, this time he shared a full-body photo of what the outfit would look like. Elon Musk shared on his Instagram page the image of a

SpaceX opens registration for the 2018 Hyperloop Pod competition

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Following a very successful second edition of the Hyperloop Pod competition, Elon Musk’s SpaceX has announced the third edition of the very successful competition. The 2018 competition will again take place at SpaceX’s 0.77-mile long test track near its Hawthorne HQ

SpaceX successfully finishes testing first stage cores of Falcon Heavy rocket

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SpaceX has announced that it has completed the testing on all three of the Falcon Heavy rocket’s first stage cores. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is hoping the company will launch the Falcon Heavy rocket in November. In a tweet, the

Elon Musk’s Neuralink gets $27M to link human brains with computers

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Neuralink, the startup co-founded by billionaire Elon Musk in 2016 has raised $27 million in funding, according to a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. On Twitter, Musk denied that the company is seeking outside investors, which suggests that he may

Munich’s team achieves 201mph to win SpaceX’s 2nd Hyperloop competition

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Slowly but steadily, Elon Musk is inching closer towards realizing his dream of ‘third wave of transportation’ when humans and cargo will travel at the speed of an aircraft between cities hundreds of miles apart using magnetic levitation technology. Marking another feat

Elon Musk teases first look of the SpaceX space suit

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Elon Musk has revealed the first official photo of the SpaceX space suit on his Instagram. “First picture of SpaceX spacesuit. More in days to follow,” he wrote. “Worth noting that this actually works (not a mockup). Already tested to double

The X-Factor: Elon Musk is the proud new owner of X.com

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No, we aren’t talking about the British music reality show The X-Factor here and neither the above-mentioned URL has got any thing to do with it. The news here is that Elon Musk has bought the domain name- X.com but

SpaceX to put on the detective hat for the US Airforce

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SpaceX is getting into some serious detective job. After shooting a spy satellite for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) in May, SpaceX is gearing up to launch a reusable X-37B mini space shuttle for the US Airforce. The mission was

SpaceX makes history with successful launch of used Dragon spacecraft

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In a historic first, a used spacecraft was successfully launched to deliver cargo to the International Space Station (ISS). SpaceX’s CRS-11 launch on Saturday was a milestone for the commercial space industry as it launched a Dragon spacecraft that was previously used in a September

Elon Musk is waiting for Godot! Are you?

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No, we did not miss the word ‘watching’ in our headline and neither has Space X’ boss suddenly become a theatre enthusiast. When Space X unveiled its first ‘boring’ machine (pun absolutely unintended), Musk thought that he needed to name

SpaceVR & SpaceX to send VR camera into space to give you ‘astronaut experience’ on earth

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Virtual reality experience is about to get more real. SpaceVR, a California-based startup is planning to send a virtual reality camera into space to bring “some immersive space video” for earth dwellers. The firm plans to share the space footage with

Would you mind connecting your brain with computer for Elon Musk?

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After excelling in autonomous vehicles, launching rockets, digging tunnels and creating Hyperloop, starting the Boring Company and colonising Mars, now Elon Musk wants to merge computers and human brains. You might think we are near the end of the human

Elon Musk’s Boring Company has already started boring

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There are people who have a knack to find problems in everything. And then there are people who see problems only to find their solutions. Elon Musk undoubtedly belongs to the latter. From self-driving cars to Man’s Mars Mission, Musk

SpaceX lands its 8th Falcon 9 rocket at Cape Canaveral

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Marking the successful landing of Falcon 9 for the eighth time, SpaceX celebrated the launch of a Falcon 9 rocket on Sunday which carried 5,500 pounds of supplies, experiments and other cargo headed to the International Space Station (ISS). At

Musk’s Mars Mission: The quest for the other planet

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Though personally, I don’t like the use of a word like “colonizing” but probably this isn’t the right place to get into morphological nuances of Elon Musk’s Mars Mission that aims to make humans an ‘interplanetary species’. Speaking at the

Unicorns : Champions and Losers

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Times have changed. It’s a new era for unicorn startups. Silicon Valley markdowns, the perceptive shift towards structured growth-based models, regional backing for domestic solutions, have changed the essential dynamics of how markets are seeing unicorns today. Many if not