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Elon Musk claims Neuralink brain chip will allow people to hear sounds impossible to humans

Musk founded Neuralink in 2016 but has only held one major public presentation. 

Aug 03, 2020, 15:00 PM IST

SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule with two NASA astronauts makes splashdown in Florida

SpaceX Crew Dragon Endeavour, NASA's first crewed spaceship to fly to the International Space Station in nearly a decade, returned safely to Earth on Sunday (August 2), splashing down into the water off Pensacola, Florida at 2:48 pm (1848 GMT).

Aug 03, 2020, 07:21 AM IST

SpaceX Crew Dragon undocks from International Space Station, heads back to earth with astronauts Robert Behnken, Douglas Hurley

Billionaire businessman Elon Musk-owned SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft on Saturday (August 1) undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) and is headed back to Earth.

Aug 02, 2020, 07:47 AM IST

NASA, SpaceX all set for return of astronauts from International Space Station to Earth on August 2

The homecoming of two astronauts after more than two months at the ISS will mark the first return of a commercially built and operated American spacecraft carrying astronauts from the space station.

Aug 01, 2020, 18:01 PM IST

AI will be smarter than humans within 5 years, says Elon Musk

This is not the first time that Musk has shown concern related to AI. 

Jul 28, 2020, 14:51 PM IST

NASA targeting August 2 return of SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft from International Space Station to Earth

SpaceX`s Crew Dragon capsule carrying NASA astronauts docked with the ISS on May 31.

Jul 19, 2020, 17:03 PM IST

Elon Musk to reveal more about brain-computer tech startup Neuralink on August 28

Founded as a medical research company in 2016, Neuralink has hired several high-profile neuroscientists from various universities.

Jul 10, 2020, 18:02 PM IST

Elon Musk postpones annual shareholder meeting due to COVID19 pandemic

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has announced to postpone the annual shareholder meeting scheduled for July 7 owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jun 20, 2020, 12:38 PM IST

Dinosaur in space? Yes, and SpaceX’s crew, NASA knows about it

SpaceX owned by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk created history by becoming the first private rocket company to launch two American astronauts toward orbit from Florida on Saturday (May 30).

Jun 02, 2020, 15:59 PM IST

NASA-SpaceX launch: Russian space agency calls President Donald Trump's reaction 'hysteria'

President Trump, who observed the launch, said the United States had regained its place as the world's leader in space, that US astronauts would soon land on Mars, and that Washington would soon have "the greatest weapons ever imagined in history."

Jun 01, 2020, 16:31 PM IST

Indian Space Research Organisation congratulates NASA, SpaceX for historic launch

The mission is significant as it marks the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts from American soil after a gap of over nine years (2011).

Jun 01, 2020, 16:06 PM IST

SpaceX Crew Dragon with two NASA astronauts docks with International Space Station within 19 hours

It also marked the first time that commercially developed space vehicles - owned and operated by a private entity rather than NASA - have carried Americans into orbit.

May 31, 2020, 21:16 PM IST

SpaceX creates history by successfully launching NASA astronauts into orbit

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk-owned SpaceX created history by becoming the first private rocket company to launch two American astronauts toward orbit from Florida on Saturday (May 30). The mission is significant as it marks the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts from Ameircan soil after a gap of over nine years.

May 31, 2020, 06:18 AM IST

SpaceX, NASA to make second launch attempt of two astronauts from Florida

The launch pad is the same one used by NASA`s final space shuttle flight, piloted by Hurley, in 2011.

May 30, 2020, 16:41 PM IST

SpaceX's Starship SN4 explodes during ground test

SpaceX's latest Starship prototype exploded just during a ground test in south Texas on Friday (May 29,2020), erupting in a dramatic fireball. The explosion comes as the company is counting down to another major launch on a different rocket. However, there was no immediate indication of injuries. 

May 30, 2020, 12:59 PM IST

Launch America: Live streaming, India schedule of NASA's historic crewed mission to International Space Station

This Crew Demo-2 mission is historic considering the fact that it will mark the first launch of astronauts on an American rocket from American soil since the last space shuttle mission in 2011.

May 27, 2020, 17:59 PM IST

Launch America: How to watch live streaming of NASA's historic crewed mission to International Space Station

The Crew Dragon, carrying the two astronauts will head to the Space Station where it's scheduled to dock on May 28.

 

May 26, 2020, 12:33 PM IST

SpaceX releases photos of Crew Dragon's integration with Falcon 9 rocket before May 27 liftoff

Elon Musk-owned SpaceX on Thursday (May 21) released photos showing the Crew Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 rocket that will carry NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken into the space on May 27.

May 21, 2020, 09:58 AM IST

SpaceX to include surprise payload aboard Crew Dragon’s inaugural NASA astronaut launch

According to NASA on May 13, SpaceX and the space agency remain on track for what will arguably be the company’s single most important mission since its founding in 2002. 

May 15, 2020, 18:49 PM IST

NASA selects Elon Musk's SpaceX, Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin land contracts to build astronaut moon lander

The three companies, which include firms of tech billionaires Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos, will share $967 million from NASA, though specific amounts each company will receive were not immediately known.

May 01, 2020, 12:12 PM IST