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Fans Lift Elon Musk Above Tech Rivals in Person of the Year Poll

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has at least one big-name backer supporting him in TIME’s Person of the Year poll. The tech entreprenur, who is also the founder of the space exploration company SpaceX, is currently in 7th place in the reader poll, ahead of business figures such as Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Google CEO Sundar Pichai. 332 more words

VIDEO: 'Exploded SpaceX rocket' found in UK

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Our #NewBookoftheWeek is 'Elon Musk : Tesla, SpaceX, and the quest for a fantastic future,' by Ashlee Vance

Our #NewBookoftheWeek is Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future, by Ashlee Vance. The book can be found on the “New Book Shelf” in Waterfield Library. 263 more words

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Obama signs new law: finders keepers is the new rule when it comes to asteroid mining

It’s a preemptive move to be sure, but when we are finally able to mine valuable resources from asteroids, rest assured that it’s fully legal to keep what you find. 404 more words

Space And Time

Don't Compare Blue Origin's Success to SpaceX's Failures

Last week the space tourism company Blue Origin became the first company to launch a rocket into space and land it safely back down on the ground. 755 more words


Founders Fund on Its Processes, Deal Flow, and Newest Big Bets

Founders Fund, founded 10 years ago, wasted little time in establishing itself as a venture firm that’s willing to make unusual and often outsize bets. 1,425 more words


Debris from failed SpaceX launch found 4,000 miles away off British isle

LONDON — A large chunk of debris from a SpaceX rocket has been found floating off a remote British island, more than 4,000 miles (6,500 kilometers) from where it exploded after takeoff. 366 more words