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SpaceX launches KoreaSat-5A – commercial satellite for South Korea

SpaceX launches KoreaSat-5A – commercial satellite for South Korea

The satellite was deployed to a geostationary transfer orbit about 36 minutes after liftoff. 

Oct 31, 2017, 09:32 AM IST

Why Are We Scared of Artificial Intelligence?

Artificial intelligence, which is a product of human intelligence, has got many people scared of it.

Oct 25, 2017, 09:15 AM IST
SpaceX celebrates success of 14th Falcon 9 launch, delivers 10 satellites into orbit

SpaceX celebrates success of 14th Falcon 9 launch, delivers 10 satellites into orbit

The mission marked SpaceX's 14th launch this year and the 17th successful landing of a Falcon 9 first stage.

Oct 10, 2017, 10:27 AM IST
For Musk, Google's 'Clips' camera doesn't 'seem' innocent

For Musk, Google's 'Clips' camera doesn't 'seem' innocent

Google declined to comment specifically on Musk`s tweet, CNET reported on Monday.

Oct 09, 2017, 10:27 AM IST
Elon Musk vows to transform travel, colonise Mars

Elon Musk vows to transform travel, colonise Mars

SpaceX plans its first trip to the red planet in 2022, carrying only cargo, to be followed by a manned mission in 2024, Musk, who serves as chief executive and lead designer of Space Exploration Technologies

Sep 29, 2017, 12:44 PM IST
Watch: Elon Musk releases video of SpaceX's rocket blasts and they are explosive!

Watch: Elon Musk releases video of SpaceX's rocket blasts and they are explosive!

Probably that is the reason Musk, on Thursday, released a blooper reel of his company's failed attempts at rocket landing.

Sep 15, 2017, 13:58 PM IST
Elon Musk unveils first look of SpaceX's new spacesuit design! - See pic

Elon Musk unveils first look of SpaceX's new spacesuit design! - See pic

This is the second photo shared by Musk of the new spacesuit design created by the company, and the first to feature the suit’s full-body look.

Sep 11, 2017, 09:11 AM IST
SpaceX launches FORMOSAT-5 – first satellite built, designed in Taiwan

SpaceX launches FORMOSAT-5 – first satellite built, designed in Taiwan

The satellite is designed to last for five years, and will orbit the Earth once every 100 minutes.

Aug 25, 2017, 08:43 AM IST

AI more concerning than North Korea: Elon Musk

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has said that people should be more concerned with Artificial Intelligence (AI) than the risk posed by escalating tensions with North Korea, the media reported.

Aug 12, 2017, 14:02 PM IST
Tesla's Elon Musk hands over first Model 3 electric cars to early buyers

Tesla's Elon Musk hands over first Model 3 electric cars to early buyers

Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said on Friday the Model 3 had over half a million advance reservations as he handed over the first 30 to employee buyers, setting the stage for the biggest test yet of the company`s strategy to become a profitable, mass market electric car maker.

Jul 29, 2017, 13:36 PM IST
Elon Musk's SpaceX raises $350 million funding, becomes world's most valuable private firm

Elon Musk's SpaceX raises $350 million funding, becomes world's most valuable private firm

SpaceX`s latest funding nearly doubles the valuation of the company, which was valued at around USD 11 billion following its previous round of funding in 2015.

Jul 28, 2017, 09:35 AM IST
SpaceX's Falcon 9 delivers 10 Iridium NEXT satellites into space

SpaceX's Falcon 9 delivers 10 Iridium NEXT satellites into space

After it lifted off from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California at 1:25 pm local time (2025 GMT) as scheduled, the first stage of the Falcon 9 rocket returned less than eight minutes after taking off. As planned, it landed on a barge floating in the Pacific Ocean.

Jun 26, 2017, 09:02 AM IST
Reusing Falcon 9 first stage, SpaceX launches Bulgarian satellite!

Reusing Falcon 9 first stage, SpaceX launches Bulgarian satellite!

This launch marked the second time that SpaceX has reflown a Falcon 9 first stage, after the March launch of the SES-10 satellite. 

Jun 24, 2017, 11:05 AM IST
Shifting home to MARS could soon be possible, says SpaceX CEO Elon Musk

Shifting home to MARS could soon be possible, says SpaceX CEO Elon Musk

Musk, who has outlined his vision for a self-sustaining city on the red planet, believes that human colonies on Mars could be built within our lifetime.

Jun 15, 2017, 18:39 PM IST
Paris climate deal withdrawal: Elon Musk quits Donald Trump's advisory councils

Paris climate deal withdrawal: Elon Musk quits Donald Trump's advisory councils

After Trump announced that the US would exit the Paris Climate Agreement on Thursday, the Tesla founder severed his ties with him, quitting the presidential advisory boards.

Jun 06, 2017, 14:23 PM IST
Anand Mahindra tweets to Elon Musk; invites him to make electric vehicles in India

Anand Mahindra tweets to Elon Musk; invites him to make electric vehicles in India

Mahindra Group chairman and MD Anand Mahindra Tesla's founder and CEO Elon Musk to make electric vehicles in India.

Jun 03, 2017, 15:55 PM IST

Govt to Tesla: No local sourcing required for manufacturing in India

The government on Wednesday clarified that US-based electric car major Tesla will not have to source local components if it plans to set up a manufacturing unit in India.

May 23, 2017, 15:58 PM IST
SpaceX launches its first 'secretive' satellite for the US government!

SpaceX launches its first 'secretive' satellite for the US government!

No details were made public about the payload, known only as NROL-76, which was first announced last year.

May 01, 2017, 19:52 PM IST
Testing cost-cutting model, SpaceX to relaunch Falcon 9 rocket

Testing cost-cutting model, SpaceX to relaunch Falcon 9 rocket

Elon Musk's SpaceX is aiming to make history in space industry as it plans to relaunch its used Falcon 9 rocket at 6:37 pm EDT on Thursday.

Mar 30, 2017, 21:11 PM IST
SpaceX working with NASA to identify Mars landing sites for Red Dragon spacecraft

SpaceX working with NASA to identify Mars landing sites for Red Dragon spacecraft

We are working with scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and elsewhere, have identified several potential landing sites, including one that looks particularly promising, SpaceNews quoted SpaceX's Paul Wooster as saying.

Mar 21, 2017, 16:20 PM IST