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Engadget visits the SpaceX campus to see the designers working on the Hyperloop Pods.

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The School Will Build A Vehicle To Test On The First Hyperloop Track

The SpaceX design competition for a Hyperloop pod was won by a group of MIT students.

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AECOM Will Build A Mile-long Stretch At SpaceX

Competing with Hyperloop Technologies and Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, AECOM is going to build a new test track in LA, on the SpaceX grounds.

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SpaceX's reusable rocket, Falcon 9, crash lands on re-entry. Ice buildup could be the cause of crash, says CEO Elon Musk. Autoblog's Mylencia Gillenwaters reports on this edition of Autoblog Minute.

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk talks to new Late Show host Stephen Colbert about nuking Mars and his robot that might probe your anus.

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Wants Functioning Designs To Compete In One Year

SpaceX may not want to take on the task of building a complete hyperloop system, but it sure is doing its best to encourage others. First, it announced a mile-long test track. Now, it's calling for teams to compete for the best pod design.

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We Review And Discuss Ashlee Vance's New Book

A review and an invitation to discuss the new book 'Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future,' by Ashlee Vance.

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According to an accounting by the LA Times, Tesla SpaceX and SolarCity have received $4.9 billion in government subsidies. However, Elon Musk has argued that the report was misleading.

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Elon Musk's SpaceX startup has scored a big victory, earning certification from the US Air Force to launch national security payloads.

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'You Either Commit Or You Don't"

Elon Musk comes off as innovative, driven, and kind of a jerk in a new book set to hit selves next week.

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Two of the frontrunners for the $20 million grand prize in the Google Lunar Xprize are teaming up to send three rovers to the moon some time in the second half of 2016, setting up a potential drag race on the moon to determine the winner.

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While opening a SpaceX office in Seattle, Elon Musk said that the engineers and software programmers in the Pacific Northwest outpost will be working on "a global communications system that would be larger than anything that has been talked about to date." That system would eventually be the start of a satellite communications initiative that would provide Internet for a colony on Mars.

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When you have basically all the money in the world, it can be tough to spend it all. It will be even tougher to spend when you're dead. If you're Google CEO and co-founder Larry Page, though, you already know how you want your money to live on after you're gone: support innovators like Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

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The Hyperloop looks like it's going beyond hypothetical design and turning into something that could actually ferry passengers from San Francisco to Los Angeles in one hour. A new company, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies Inc., has been launched and is being co-led by former director of mission operations for SpaceX, Dr. Marco Villa, and Dr. Patricia Galloway, who has an impressive science and engineering background.

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The lower price tag and disruptive quality of Hyperloop will doom it

There are plenty of nay-sayers who are already shoveling dirt on Elon Musk's proposal that someone or some entity take up the design for a high-speed conveyance he is calling Hyperloop to create a 30-minute trip between San Francisco and Los Angeles.

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For a little over a year Tesla and SpaceX visionary Elon Musk has been talking about a revolutionary new way to travel called Hyperloop. Today he announced his designs in a 57-page document, ending months of speculation by the public and media alike.

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SpaceX has taken another step towards privatized space travel by once again successfully launching and landing Grasshopper, a ten-story Vertical Takeoff Vertical Landing (VTVL) reusable rocket. The rocket flew to a height of 1066 feet, more than 200 feet higher than previous attempts. Though the test took place last month, SpaceX kept it under wraps until they released a video last week on their YouTube channel.

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Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin may have called Elon Musk's company a "loser" earlier this month, but Time magazine – not to mention Virgin Group chief Richard Branson – begs to differ.

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In the most bizarre interview we've seen since Space Ghost was cancelled, 'Office' star and SoulPancake founder Rainn Wilson tossed some thoughtful questions at Tesla CEO Elon Musk...in the back of a 70s-era van, while eating a chicken burger.

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After offering to help Boeing with its lithium-ion battery problems, Elon Musk is somewhat raising the stakes. Musk, who heads both Tesla Motors and space exploration company SpaceX, has now called the batteries in the Boeing 787 "inherently unsafe" in an e-mail to trade publication Flightglobal.

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