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China Lands Chang'e 4 on the Far Side of the Moon

Posted in Hardware on 5th Jan, 2019 12:26 AM
by Alex Muller
A Chinese spacecraft on Thursday made the first-ever landing on the far side of the moon.
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US Air Force Funds SpaceX Starlink For $28.7 Milllion

Posted in Hardware on 21st Dec, 2018 10:48 PM
by Alex Muller
The US Air Force is providing SpaceX with $28.7 million for Starlink satellite experiments and for exploration of military applications.
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+5

SpaceX Starlink Mars Plans Will Become Unstoppable Within 4 Years

Posted in Hardware on 21st Dec, 2018 10:37 PM
by Alex Muller
Elon Musk will not change his mind about his Mars plans.
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Starlink Means SpaceX Revenue Might Be Double NASA's Budget

Posted in Hardware on 14th Dec, 2018 06:46 PM
by Alex Muller
Nextbigfuture has calculated how the Super Heavy Starship will make deploying the Starlink satellite network $1 to $2 billion cheaper to launch than with Falcon 9s.
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SpaceX Successfully Launches to Space Station But Rocket had a Soft Landing Crash

Posted in Hardware on 7th Dec, 2018 02:22 PM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX successfully launched its Falcon 9 rocket into to orbit on Wednesday, carrying supplies to the ISS.
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Simulated One Gravity Living on the Moon and Mars With a Supertrain

Posted in Hardware on 7th Dec, 2018 02:17 PM
by Alex Muller
There will be negative health impacts for people to live for extended periods at lower gravity.
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+10

Mars Insight Lander Will Drill Into Mars and Test for Marsquakes

Posted in Hardware on 28th Nov, 2018 06:56 AM
by Alex Muller
NASA's InSight Mars lander has successfully landed on Mars.
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Self-Assembled Carbon Nanotube Antennas for Solar Power Revolution

Posted in Hardware on 24th Nov, 2018 10:26 PM
by Alex Muller
Antennas can convert electromagnetic spectrum much more efficiently than photovoltaic (PV) cells.
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+10

Innovation War Means Using SpaceX Approach for 20X R&D Productivity

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Nov, 2018 08:34 PM
by Alex Muller
The USA and China are in a war of innovation. Goldman says problem is NOT what the Chinese are doing, but the USA AREN’T doing.
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Rocket Lab launched seven small satellites

Posted in Hardware on 18th Nov, 2018 08:04 PM
by Alex Muller
The mission, named 'It's Business Time,' marks Rocket Lab’s second successful orbital launch and deployment of customer satellites.
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SpaceX will be going all in to launch unmanned BFR to Mars by 2022

Posted in Hardware on 18th Nov, 2018 07:58 PM
by Alex Muller
All SpaceX rocket development decisions are to accelerate the earliest completion of the SpaceX BFR.
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NASA certifies SpaceX's Falcon 9 for its most expensive missions

Posted in Hardware on 13th Nov, 2018 05:19 AM
by Alex Muller
Falcon 9 Block 5, the rocket's newest iteration recently earned LSP's Category 3 certification, which enables the company to launch the agency's highest-priority payloads.
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SpaceX Borrowing to Global Internet and BFR future

Posted in Hardware on 29th Oct, 2018 08:23 AM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX is raising $500 million in a loan which will help fund the SpaceX BFR and the buildout of the Starlink satellite network.
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SpaceX heading to two to four Falcon Heavy paid launches per year

Posted in Hardware on 27th Oct, 2018 02:19 AM
by Alex Muller
Viasat has contracted a SpaceX Falcon Heavy to launch a ViaSat-3 Satellite.
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Bright Machines raises $179 million for factory automation with robots

Posted in Hardware on 25th Oct, 2018 06:14 PM
by Alex Muller
Bright Machines operates on the belief that low-cost manufacturing in developing nations has reached its limits.
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Oculus co-founder is leaving Facebook after cancellation of 'Rift 2' headset

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Oct, 2018 08:03 PM
by Alex Muller
Iribe is leaving Facebook after the cancellation of the company’s 'Rift 2' PC-powered virtual reality headset.
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