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A trip to space could cost the same as an Antarctica holiday - CNBC;

A trip to space could cost the same as an Antarctica holiday - CNBC

CNBCA trip to space could cost the same as an Antarctica holidayCNBCSpace tourism will become increasingly affordable in the coming years as an unprecedented amount of capital gets channeled towards the sector, according to a former NASA astronaut. "In a decade or two, going to space will be like going on an exotic ...and more »

SpaceXcellent: Musk's Drone Ship Landing Is Moon Walk for New Space Age - IndustryWeek;

SpaceXcellent: Musk's Drone Ship Landing Is Moon Walk for New Space Age - IndustryWeek

IndustryWeekSpaceXcellent: Musk's Drone Ship Landing Is Moon Walk for New Space AgeIndustryWeekThe SpaceX Falcon 9 lands at sea and, suddenly, interstellar exploration feels like a real possibility: “Tickets to orbital hotels, the Moon and Mars will be a lot less than people think.” SpaceX CEO Elon Musk talks at a 2014 event. Kevork Djansezian ...and more »

SpaceX Dragon Carrying New Inflatable Room Captured and Mated to Space Station - Universe Today;

SpaceX Dragon Carrying New Inflatable Room Captured and Mated to Space Station - Universe Today

Universe TodaySpaceX Dragon Carrying New Inflatable Room Captured and Mated to Space StationUniverse TodaySpaceX Dragon CRS-8 over Africa coming in for the approach to the ISS. Credit: NASA/Tim Kopra/@astro_tim. A SpaceX commercial cargo freighter jam packed with more than three and a half tons of research experiments, essential crew supplies and a new ...and more »

Stunning new footage reveals SpaceX' historic landing on an ocean barge from onboard its Falcon 9 rocket - Daily Mail

Stunning new footage reveals SpaceX' historic landing on an ocean barge from onboard its Falcon 9 rocketDaily MailSpaceX made history on Friday after successfully landing its Falcon 9 rocket on a barge in the Atlantic Ocean. Images of the tall, narrow rocket gliding down onto a droneship sparked applause and screams of joy at SpaceX mission control in Hawthorne, ...and more »

SpaceX to Test Fire Recycled Rocket 10 Times to Determine If It's Fit to Fly Again - ABC News;

SpaceX to Test Fire Recycled Rocket 10 Times to Determine If It's Fit to Fly Again - ABC News

ABC NewsSpaceX to Test Fire Recycled Rocket 10 Times to Determine If It's Fit to Fly AgainABC NewsSpaceX has now successfully landed a rocket on a drone ship but the company's next test will be sending a recycled rocket on another trip to space. After a cargo re-supply launch to the International Space Station on Friday, the Falcon 9 rocket landed ...and more »

Without NASA there would be no SpaceX and its brilliant boat landing - Ars Technica;

Without NASA there would be no SpaceX and its brilliant boat landing - Ars Technica

Ars TechnicaWithout NASA there would be no SpaceX and its brilliant boat landingArs TechnicaNASA's Kirk Shireman, left, was content to watch as Elon Musk handled all the questions after the dramatic Falcon 9 rocket landing. NASA. reader comments. Share this story. You almost had to feel sorry for Kirk Shireman on Friday night. The affable ...and more »

SpaceX has finally nailed reusable rockets with latest Falcon 9 landing - ExtremeTech;

SpaceX has finally nailed reusable rockets with latest Falcon 9 landing - ExtremeTech

ExtremeTechSpaceX has finally nailed reusable rockets with latest Falcon 9 landingExtremeTechSpaceX's first resupply mission to the International Space Station since last year's explosive failure wasn't just a success — it marked the beginning of a new era in human spaceflight. After several near misses, the Falcon 9 rocket delivered its ...and more »

SpaceX's Dragon Soars As Its Rocket Lands: An Epic Spaceflight in Photos - Space.com;

SpaceX's Dragon Soars As Its Rocket Lands: An Epic Spaceflight in Photos - Space.com

Space.comSpaceX's Dragon Soars As Its Rocket Lands: An Epic Spaceflight in PhotosSpace.comFrom the launch into orbit to the trip back to Earth, the views of SpaceX's historic Falcon 9 rocket landing at sea on Friday (April 8) are spectacular, to say the least. First there was SpaceX's live video feed of the Falcon 9's drone-ship landing on ...and more »

SpaceX: Rocket's own camera captures historic barge landing - Digital Trends;

SpaceX: Rocket's own camera captures historic barge landing - Digital Trends

Digital TrendsSpaceX: Rocket's own camera captures historic barge landingDigital TrendsOn its fifth attempt, SpaceX on Friday finally succeeded in landing its Falcon 9 rocket on a barge floating in the sea. The achievement is a major step forward for the company as it seeks to build a reusable rocket system to significantly reduce the ...and more »

Major Tim Peake 'catches the Dragon' - BBC News

Major Tim Peake 'catches the Dragon'BBC NewsUK astronaut Tim Peake has successfully berthed the latest cargo ship to visit the International Space Station. Using the platform's robotic arm, the Briton reached out to grab the Dragon freighter on Sunday, pulling it into the Harmony module. "We ...and more »

SpaceX nails landing on drone ship - Robohub;

SpaceX nails landing on drone ship - Robohub

RobohubSpaceX nails landing on drone shipRobohubAfter several unsuccessful attempts, SpaceX finally made a perfect touchdown with its Falcon 9 rocket on the drone ship, aptly named: 'Of Course I Still Love You.' A historic moment with the help of a drone ship. The two-stage Falcon 9 rocket blasted ...and more »

What SpaceX's Landing Means for Commercial Space Travel - NDTV;

What SpaceX's Landing Means for Commercial Space Travel - NDTV

NDTVWhat SpaceX's Landing Means for Commercial Space TravelNDTVThey tuned in by the tens of thousands, crowding around their screens the way residents of the Florida Space Coast once jammed the beaches to witness rocket launches at the dawn of the Space Age. But the audience watching SpaceX's live web broadcast ...and more »

SpaceX Cargo Arrives At International Space Station With Expandable Space Habitat - NDTV;

SpaceX Cargo Arrives At International Space Station With Expandable Space Habitat - NDTV

NDTVSpaceX Cargo Arrives At International Space Station With Expandable Space HabitatNDTVThe spacecraft was successfully docked by European astronaut Tim Peake using the orbiting lab's robotic arm, with help from US astronaut Jeff Williams. Washington: Carrying nearly 3,175 kg of cargo including an expandable habitat known as the Bigelow ...and more »

A piece of the future made real: Watch 4K video of the stunning SpaceX Falcon 9 landing on a drone ship - 4k;

A piece of the future made real: Watch 4K video of the stunning SpaceX Falcon 9 landing on a drone ship - 4k

4kA piece of the future made real: Watch 4K video of the stunning SpaceX Falcon 9 landing on a drone ship4kElon Musk isn't just famous for his remarkable Tesla Motors electric cars, or Tesla's enormous futuristic car manufacturing plants. The billionaire's interests also extend well beyond the planet into deep space and the future prospects of colonizing ...and more »

Dragon arrives at space station with inflatable habitat in tow - Spaceflight Now;

Dragon arrives at space station with inflatable habitat in tow - Spaceflight Now

Spaceflight NowDragon arrives at space station with inflatable habitat in towSpaceflight NowAstronaut Tim Peake. The Dragon spaceship flies over the Palm Islands of Dubai on final approach to the International Space Station on Sunday. Credit: Tim Peake. SpaceX's Dragon supply ship executed a laser-guided rendezvous with the International ...and more »

Fifth time lucky: SpaceX lands rocket on ocean platform - Cosmos;

Fifth time lucky: SpaceX lands rocket on ocean platform - Cosmos

CosmosFifth time lucky: SpaceX lands rocket on ocean platformCosmosA historic landing for reusable rockets, but it's not been a smooth ride. Belinda Smith reports. Share. Tweet. An error occurred. Try watching this video on www.youtube.com, or enable JavaScript if it is disabled in your browser. If at first you don't ...and more »

NASA's SpaceX cargo arrives at International Space Station carrying three tonnes of supplies - ABC Online;

NASA's SpaceX cargo arrives at International Space Station carrying three tonnes of supplies - ABC Online

ABC OnlineNASA's SpaceX cargo arrives at International Space Station carrying three tonnes of suppliesABC OnlineSpaceX's unmanned Dragon cargo ship, carrying lettuce seeds, lab mice and an inflatable pop-up room, has arrived at a crowded International Space Station (ISS) where six spacecraft are now docked. "It looks like we've caught a Dragon," British ...and more »

SpaceX Dragon docks at International Space Station - Deutsche Welle;

SpaceX Dragon docks at International Space Station - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleSpaceX Dragon docks at International Space StationDeutsche Welle"We caught a Dragon," announced the astronauts as the rocket was bolted to the ISS. The cargo ship from company SpaceX was delivering a state-of-the-art inflatable habitat planned for eventual use on Mars. SpaceX Dragon. A SpaceX Dragon freight ship ...and more »

SpaceX pulls off first successful mid-ocean rocket landing - PBS NewsHour;

SpaceX pulls off first successful mid-ocean rocket landing - PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHourSpaceX pulls off first successful mid-ocean rocket landingPBS NewsHourFour failed attempts and years of effort paid off Friday, as the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket booster re-entered Earth's atmosphere and lowered itself vertically onto a floating platform in the Atlantic Ocean — the company's first successful landing at sea.and more »

SpaceX Dragon delivers inflatable room to ISS astronauts - Telegraph.co.uk;

SpaceX Dragon delivers inflatable room to ISS astronauts - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukSpaceX Dragon delivers inflatable room to ISS astronautsTelegraph.co.ukSpaceX has made good on a high-priority delivery: the world's first inflatable room for astronauts. A SpaceX Dragon cargo ship arrived at the International Space Station on Sunday, two days after launching from Cape Canaveral, Florida. This NASA TV ...and more »