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Search for Habitable Worlds Joined by New European Space Telescope

The Cheops orbiter will give a closer examination to stars already known to host exoplanets.

Search for Habitable Worlds Joined by New European Space Telescope

The Cheops orbiter will give a closer examination to stars already known to host exoplanets.

Search for Habitable Worlds Joined by New European Space Telescope

The Cheops orbiter will give a closer examination to stars already known to host exoplanets.

Arianespace will offer the first rocket rideshare mission to the Moon in 2023

European launch provider Arianespace announced some exciting news regarding its ambitions for the Moon at the International Astronautical Congress today. Arianespace CEO Stéphane Israël revealed
UAE Spy Satellite Crashes Into Atlantic Ocean After Rocket Failure

UAE Spy Satellite Crashes Into Atlantic Ocean After Rocket Failure

The United Arab Emirates lost a spy satellite after a failed rocket launch from the South American country of French Guiana late Wednesday. It’s still unclear what caused the failure, which became
UAE Spy Satellite Crashes Into Atlantic Ocean After Rocket Failure

UAE Spy Satellite Crashes Into Atlantic Ocean After Rocket Failure

The United Arab Emirates lost a spy satellite after a failed rocket launch from the South American country of French Guiana late Wednesday. It’s still unclear what caused the failure, which became
SpaceX is about to take the lead in the satellite internet race

SpaceX is about to take the lead in the satellite internet race

Not many satellite companies have their own rockets.
OneWeb is about to launch the first of more than 600 internet satellites

OneWeb is about to launch the first of more than 600 internet satellites

Thanks to OneWeb's plan to create a network of 640 satellites, soon you might be getting your memes from space.
A complete guide to the future of the lunar economy

A complete guide to the future of the lunar economy

Insanity was once thought to be linked to the cycles of the moon. Today, you might diagnose moon madness if someone says they are building…
Watch SpaceX launch the first next generation GPS satellite

Watch SpaceX launch the first next generation GPS satellite

Update, 9:33 am: Today’s launch was postponed until Dec. 19 after an as-yet-unidentified issue with the Falcon 9 rocket led to an abort during the…
SpaceX has set a new record for commercial rocket launches with 19

SpaceX has set a new record for commercial rocket launches with 19

SpaceX launched 64 satellites today (Dec. 3), in the process setting a new record for the number of missions to orbit by a private company…
Watch Rivals SpaceX and Arianespace Both Launch Rockets Within 15 Minutes on Wednesday Morning

Watch Rivals SpaceX and Arianespace Both Launch Rockets Within 15 Minutes on Wednesday Morning

Early risers on Wednesday are eligible to observe a rocket launch double header, with multinational company Arianespace planning to launch an Ariane 5 rocket carrying four Galileo GPS satellites for
Why are electric cars so much harder to build than reusable rockets?

Why are electric cars so much harder to build than reusable rockets?

Elon Musk’s most successful companies, Tesla and SpaceX, are having very different years in 2018. SpaceX debuted a powerful new rocket, the Falcon Heavy, and…
China and Europe love SpaceX’s new Falcon Heavy rocket. Does NASA?

China and Europe love SpaceX’s new Falcon Heavy rocket. Does NASA?

When SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket debuted this month, China’s aerospace community was mostly envious, noting that their equivalent rocket, the Long March 9, would not…
Ariane 5 ferried NASA instrument to orbit despite launch scare

Ariane 5 ferried NASA instrument to orbit despite launch scare

The fate of Arianespace's latest launch was in limbo for over an hour after the company detected an anomaly. Ariane 5 lost contact with its ground controllers around nine minutes after liftoff, and

Breaking an Evil Monopoly for “Ski-Fi” Profits

This post Breaking an Evil Monopoly for “Ski-Fi” Profits appeared first on Daily Reckoning. Bringing fast, reliable internet to the whole world was once only a pipe dream. However, one company is
SpaceX to Launch First Re-Used Dragon Module Today

SpaceX to Launch First Re-Used Dragon Module Today

To shuttle supplies to the International Space Station.
SpaceX to Launch First Re-Used Dragon Module Today

SpaceX to Launch First Re-Used Dragon Module Today

To shuttle supplies to the International Space Station.
Musk: SpaceX Could Reuse 100% of Major Rocket Components by Next Year

Musk: SpaceX Could Reuse 100% of Major Rocket Components by Next Year

Full re-use would revolutionize the economics of space flight.
Musk: SpaceX Could Reuse 100% of Major Rocket Components by Next Year

Musk: SpaceX Could Reuse 100% of Major Rocket Components by Next Year

Full re-use would revolutionize the economics of space flight.