Virginia has a rocket launch site, and it’s about to grow with the most successful startup since SpaceX

Over the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, down past Chincoteague toward the southern tip of the Eastern Shore, sits an isolated spit of shoreline, near a wildlife refuge, that is home to one of the most unusual, and little known, rocket launch … Read more…

Virginia has a rocket launch site, and it’s about to grow with the most successful startup since SpaceX

Over the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, down past Chincoteague toward the southern tip of the Eastern Shore, sits an isolated spit of shoreline, near a wildlife refuge, that is home to one of the most unusual, and little known, rocket launch … Read more…

NASA astronauts describe historic SpaceX ride to International Space Station

NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have described their historic ride to the International Space Station in SpaceX’s Dragon Endeavour capsule. Speaking during a press conference on Monday morning, Behnken said that the first stage of their ascent was … Read more…

Musk’s SpaceX, Bezos’ Blue Origin land contracts to build NASA’s astronaut moon lander

NASA on Thursday selected space firms SpaceX, Blue Origin and Dynetics to build lunar landing systems that can carry astronauts to the moon by 2024, the White House’s accelerated deadline under the space agency’s moon-to-Mars campaign. Reuters: Technology News BEST … Read more…