Monday, October 25, 2021

SpaceX

SpaceX’s astronauts had some toilet trouble in space!

According to space.com, details are still scarce as to what happened with the space toilet, but the anomaly involved its suction fan, according to Reed.

SpaceX launches spaceship with first-ever fully civilian crew on board

The launch took place at 00:03 GMT from Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

SpaceX’s first all-civilian mission to launch on September 15

Early this year in February, SpaceX announced the charity-driven mission named Inspiration4, which will be commanded by tech entrepreneur Jared Isaacman and will have three others.

5.8-inch Tesla humanoid robot coming next year, says Musk

The Tesla robot will weigh 125 pounds and have a walking gait of 5 miles per hour.

Musk-run SpaceX acquires satellite startup Swarm Technologies

Swarm operates a constellation of 120 sandwich-sized satellites as well as a ground station network, reports TechCrunch.

US squashes Bezos’ protest against NASA-SpaceX $2.9 billion contract

Blue Origin and defence contractor Dynetics had filed a protest with the US GAO against NASA for awarding $2.9 billion contract to SpaceX for landing astronauts on the Moon by 2024.

An explainer on Space Tourism

Read here about space tourism and the firms involved in the commercial activity…

Elon Musk’s SpaceX launches 88 satellites to space

The company launched the satellites on Wednesday on a reused Falcon 9 rocket for the "Transporter-2" mission, including the first five for a new Pentagon agency and dozens more for various companies, countries, and schools, the Verge reported.

Musk pokes fun at himself, admits Twitter puts him in trouble

Appearing alongside American singer-songwriter Miley Cyrus to host the late-night comedy show on NBC Television that was streamed in over 100 countries including India for the first time

SpaceX successfully lands Starship prototype in 5th attempt

Starship SN15 lifted off at 6:24 PM ET from SpaceX's Boca Chica, Texas facilities, soaring more than 6 miles in the sky to test in-flight maneuvers, The Verge reported.

NASA suspends $2.9 billion SpaceX lunar lander project amid protests

Blue Origin had filed a protest with the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) against NASA for awarding $2.9 billion contract to SpaceX for landing astronauts on the Moon by 2024.

Bezos’ Blue Origin slams NASA for giving Musk a $2.9B contract

The US space agency was expected to pick two lunar lander prototypes (including one of Blue Origin's) but funding cut from US Congress led the agency to select SpaceX over Blue Origin.

Elon Musk to host ‘Saturday Night Live’

The SpaceX founder will be accompanied by singer Miley Cyrus, making her sixth SNL appearance, Entertainment Weekly reported.

SpaceX wins $2.9bn NASA contract to build moon lander

The contract is worth $2.9 billion and is part of NASA's Artemis programme, which aims to return astronauts to the moon by 2024 as a stepping stone to the first human mission to Mars, DPA news agency reported.

SpaceX rocket to deliver Astrobotic lander to Moon in 2023

Griffin will be carrying NASA's water-hunting Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover (VIPER)

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