With the onboard video batteries long since dead, Starman "is getting dimmer and harder to see."
Planetary Resources aims to commercialize deep space exploration and mining.
All while David Bowie's Space Oddity plays.
Based on the principals of chainmail armor, NASA's "Superelastic" tires can withstand more deformation than any other non-pneumatic tire.
This isn't exactly confirmation of Vin Diesel the astronaut, but it's also not an outright dismissal of the idea.
Russia claims its new anti-satellite weapon is only for defensive purposes against incoming enemy weapons.
A new paper is calling for the US military to overhaul its space defense systems as rivals from around the globe increase their ability to wage war in space.
This is what the car of 2020 will look like... on Mars.
A camera attached to the Falcon 9 rocket offers a unique perspective of the latest SpaceX mission.
What better way to spark young students' curiosity than to give them ride on a bus that simulates a ride across the Martian surface?
Since NASA's space-shuttle program ended four years ago, many of the hangars and buildings on the sprawling Kennedy Space Center launch site have gone unoccupied. Florida officials have a plan to change that.
We knew this moment would come. Partly because Toyota told us it would back in July, but also because we've been watching too many sci-fi movies. The moment in question is when a robot would hold a conversation with a human in outer space. Which may not seem that cataclysmic, but we're here to point out that a) this is the first time it has ever happened, and b) it could mark the beginning of the apocalypse, wrought on us by robots from outer space.
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.
Set your alarm to 4:55 AM EST if you want to watch tomorrow's SpaceX launch. SpaceX will finally launch their mission to the International Space Station after numerous delays. But hey, better safe then sorry.
One brilliant man considers space exploration among a short list of areas most likely to affect the future of humanity. Can you guess who? Not a famous politician or an astronaut, at least yet; it was an eager entrepreneur named Elon Musk. The man is best known for co-founding PayPal and Tesla Motors, both of which are considered to be nothing short of revolutionary. But did you know that his greatest attempt at advancing humanity comes from his lesser known company, SpaceX? In 2002, Space Expl
Taking lithium-ion batteries to heights never before reached is the goal of EnerSys and GAIA. The dynamic duo just entered into a definitive agreement to launch a large-format lithium-ion battery cell joint venture in Germany, where the focus will be on developing power storage devices for aerospace, naval, defense and other "specialty" high-power applications.