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The long wait for a 1,000MPH car

The long wait for a 1,000MPH car

On October 28th, Bloodhound's EJ200 jet engine roared to life. The needle-shaped car sped down a closed-off airstrip in Newquay, England, as 3,500 people looked on. At first, a cone of flame could be

A SpaceX rocket engine exploded during a 'qualification test' in Texas

SpaceX was testing a rocket engine on Sunday when it exploded, and now the aerospace company is trying to figure out what happened. The incident happened at a company site in Texas, and SpaceX

World’s Most Capable Active Rocket Set for End of Year Debut by SpaceX

Named the Falcon Heavy, the rocket's tentative December 29th maiden voyage could be moved up if pad testing goes smoothly.
This supersonic car looks like a rocket on wheels

This supersonic car looks like a rocket on wheels

The Bloodhound SCC Project is a global engineering adventure, aiming to build a car that can reach 1,000 mph and break the World Land-Speed Record set in 1997 and still stands at 763 mph. The team
SpaceX could launch ‘world’s most powerful rocket’ by year’s end

SpaceX could launch ‘world’s most powerful rocket’ by year’s end

SpaceX is gearing up for the debut launch of the Falcon Heavy, described as "the most powerful operational rocket in the world by a factor of two." If all goes to plan, it could head skyward at the
Donald Trump’s choice to lead America back to the moon has a new take on climate change

Donald Trump’s choice to lead America back to the moon has a new take on climate change

Earlier today (Nov. 1), senator Bill Nelson leveled a broad attack: You are unqualified, too divisive, and too extreme, with a history of questioning climate…
Orbital ATK's Taurus rocket finally makes it into space

Orbital ATK's Taurus rocket finally makes it into space

Six and a half years after its last launch ended in failure, private spaceflight company Orbital ATK's Taurus-XL rocket -- now called Minotaur-C -- has made it into space. Since its maiden flight in

Watch SpaceX launch and land a Falcon 9 rocket in a matter of minutes

Another launch is scheduled this week. The post Watch SpaceX launch and land a Falcon 9 rocket in a matter of minutes appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Mozilla is testing another new browser called Firefox Rocket, specifically for Indonesia [APK Download]

Mozilla is testing another new browser called Firefox Rocket, specifically for Indonesia [APK Download]

Mozilla has been pretty busy recently. Last month it updated its main browser, Firefox, with a much needed modern UI makeover, and back in the summer it launched a completely new browser, Firefox
Blue Origin may start taking tourists to space in early 2019

Blue Origin may start taking tourists to space in early 2019

If you dream of space, Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin is about to make you very happy. The company plans to kick off its space tourism business in April 2019, giving non-astronauts the chance to take a trip

Elon Musk wants his “big fucking rocket” to fly to Mars in 2024

Elon Musk revealed his financing plan Friday for a costly 2024 mission to Mars — a “big fucking rocket.” Speaking at a conference in Australia, the entrepreneur said his reusable Interplanetary