May 11, 2021

SpaceX is about to launch 152 dead people’s remains into orbit aboard a Falcon Heavy rocket

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By Dave Mosher From Business Insider On June 24, SpaceX plans to launch its third Falcon Heavy rocket— the world’s most powerful operational launch system — and send 24 different satellites into orbit. One of the satellites will carry 152 metal capsules packed with human ashes. A company called Celestis arranged the “funeral flight” and charges upwards of […]

SpaceX’s Starman Roadster has ventured past Mars

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By Jon Fingas, From engadget Don’t expect it to come back home for a while. Starman and its Tesla Roadster are officially a long, long way from home. SpaceX has confirmed that Falcon Heavy’s test payload has passed Mars’ orbit, putting it at one of its greatest distances away from the Sun (it should reach […]

SpaceX confirms it lost the center core of the Falcon Heavy

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By Swapna Krishna From engadget This doesn’t diminish the success of the mission, though SpaceX pulled off quite the feat when it launched the Falcon Heavy rocket. What’s more, it landed the two flanking boosters in perfect synchronized formation. But the fate of the core booster was unclear; now it appears that the center booster, […]

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy launch

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SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy launch was an incredible success — here are the best moments By Lydia Ramsey From Business Insider Screen Shot 2018 02 06 at 4.26.04 PM Falcon Heavy taking off from Cape Canaveral, Florida.SpaceX via YouTube SpaceX successfully launched its Falcon Heavy rocket into space on Tuesday. So far, everything has gone according […]

Elon Musk will launch the heaviest rocket in existence

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By Jim Edwards  From Business Insider — and yes, it can  reach Mars  To see SpaceX’s animation of how the Falcon Heavy will look see website Later this year, Elon Musk’s private rocket company, SpaceX, will launch a test flight of what it claims is the most massive rocket in existence: the Falcon Heavy. It […]