To gain a fuller understanding of Falcon Heavy's caliber and the ambitions behind the SpaceX launch, it is worthwhile to look at the numbers.
SpaceX's giant new rocket, the Falcon Heavy, is set for its risky first test launch today (Feb. 6) from the historic Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
David Benioff and D.B. Weiss will create their own series of Star Wars films.
Two space rocks will make close flybys past Earth this week, but they pose no threat to our planet's safety.
Here are some of our favorite photos from the SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch today (Feb. 6).
You can watch SpaceX's Starman mannequin ride a Tesla Roadster in space live on YouTube after the successful Falcon Heavy test launch of Feb. 6, 2018. Check it out!
As SpaceX gears up for the first launch of its Falcon Heavy rocket, the company is backing away from one potential use of the vehicle, launching crewed missions beyond Earth orbit.
Portal origin URL: New NASA Space Sensors to Address Key Earth Science QuestionsPortal origin nid: 418082Published: Monday, February 5, 2018 - 15:51Featured (stick to top of list): noPortal text teaser: Why is the Arctic warming faster than the rest of the planet? Does mineral dust warm or cool the atmosphere? NASA has selected two new, creative research proposals to develop small, space-based instruments that will tackle these fundamental questions about our home planet and its environment.Portal image: 2011 composite satellite image shows the expanse of Arctic sea ice (center) and the Greenland Ice Sheet (lower right)Science Categories: Earth
Han, Chewie, Qi'ra, and Lando.
These dusty comets, speeding through distance space, are the smallest objects ever detected in another star system.
The flat-Earth rocketeer remains planet-bound.
Tomorrow is a very big day for private spaceflight, and for space exploration in general.
One day before SpaceX's new Falcon Heavy rocket is slated to blast off on its maiden voyage with a Tesla Roadster on board, Elon Musk has revealed that the electric sports car may have a passenger.
When SpaceX launches its first Falcon Heavy rocket this week, the company is going to attempt something never done before: a rocket-landing triple play.
Elon Musk will send a Tesla Roadster into space as a test payload on the maiden flight of the Falcon Heavy. But is the car just doomed to be space junk?
What gives Jupiter's Great Red Spot its distinct color? A new study shows why the answer may not be easy to find.
Could single-person spacecraft replace individual spacesuits in the future? One company is working on a design for such a craft.
In "Star Trek: Discovery" Episode 14, "The War Without, the War Within," the USS Discovery is back in the normal universe, so things should be back to normal, right?
Jeff Bezos tweeted well wishes at Elon Musk ahead of the Falcon Heavy's maiden flight — and Musk's response has the internet talking about a bromance between these two spaceflight entrepreneurs.
After weeks of anticipation, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has released his music video animation of his company's first Falcon Heavy rocket launching a car to Mars. And, as you'd expect, it's awesome. (Check it out here.)