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SpaceX makes space look (almost) easy

Take a look at this incredible footage of SpaceX’s third attempt to land its Falcon 9 rocket on a remotely-operated barge in the middle of the ocean. 156 more words


Show notes for The ultimate guide to man caves

This is the Hibachi grill that Jeff mentions on this week’s podcast. You kids need to get one. Chop chop!

Jeff’s all about his man crush on Elon Musk. 85 more words


Space: The Necessary Frontier

Nothing lasts forever. Nothing we know of now, anyway. Our favorite athletes retire and move on from the sports stage they once starred on. Shows like… 918 more words


15 TechCrunch Stories You Don't Want To Miss This Week

This week’s tech headlines saw Etsy’s IPO, the Falcon 9 rocket launch, and an abundance of funding news. These are our best stories of the week (4/11-17). 367 more words


Rocket Lab aims to put small satellites in space for less

While SpaceX and now United Launch Alliance continue to pursue reusable rocket engine technology, a joint U.S./New Zealand startup aims to cut satellite launch costs by as much as 91%. 532 more words


Best. TaskRabbit. Ever.

Three days ago, SpaceX posted photos of the CR-6 launch, which was carrying supplies (apparently coffee among them) to the International Space Station.

And they almost successfully landed the booster rocket back on the wonderfully named “Just Read the Instructions” floating landing pad. 26 more words


Private Spaceflight Companies


There are many companies who have either established, or are looking to establish, business in the private spaceflight industry. However, this post will briefly highlight four in particular: Bigelow Aerospace; Blue Origin; SpaceX; and Virgin Galactic. 207 more words

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