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Elon Musk mistakes moon for Mars, gets trolled on Twitter

Many users responded with tweets pointing out the irony and calling out Musk on literally that one subject he is supposed to be acquainted with; space.

After SpaceX Starlink launch, a fear of satellites that outnumber all visible stars

If nearly 12,000 of these satellites orbit, they could soon outnumber all the stars visible to the naked eye. And even if just 500 are observable at any given time, it will be difficult to pick out constellations among those moving lights.


Elon Musk's SpaceX Starlink Internet Service: How it will provide global internet coverage

SpaceX launched Falcon 9 reusable rocket loaded with 60 satellites each weighing 227 kg on May 23 at 10:30pm EDT (May 24 at 8:00 am IST) as part of its Starlink constellation to provide internet globally.

SpaceX launches 60 little satellites, with many more to come

Twelve launches of 60 satellites each will provide reliable and affordable internet coverage throughout the US.

High winds force SpaceX to postpone first launch of Starlink satellites

Billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX postponed a planned Wednesday night blastoff of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the first 60 satellites for his new Starlink internet service, citing excessive winds over the Florida launch site.

SpaceX crew capsule ends test flight with ocean splashdown

SpaceX's swanky new crew capsule returned from the International Space Station to an old-fashioned splashdown in the Atlantic on Friday, successfully ending a test flight that could lead to astronaut rides later this year.


SpaceX CEO Musk's security clearance under review over pot use

Musk, who is also the CEO of electric carmaker Tesla Inc, has refiled his SF-86 security form, which requires a federal employee or contractor seeking a clearance to acknowledge any illegal drug use over the previous seven years.

SpaceX capsule set to return on Friday after 5 day space station trip

An unmanned capsule from Elon Musk's SpaceX was due to return to earth on Friday after a short-term stay on the International Space Station, capping the first orbital test mission in NASA's long-delayed quest to resume human space flight from US soil later this year.

Space X's Dragon capsule docks at Interational Space Station with dummy aboard

Dragon's arrival marked the first time in eight years that an American-made spacecraft capable of carrying humans has flown to the space station.

SpaceX launches Crew Dragon rocket in first test of craft to carry humans

SpaceX launched an unmanned Crew Dragon rocket from Florida to the International Space Station early Saturday, a milestone for Elon Musk's goal of enabling humans to live on other planets.

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SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket landing: Here's everything you need to know

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket successfully landed for the third time on a droneship in the Atlantic ocean. Here's all you need to know.

SpaceX's Falcon 9 launches into space, and lands back safely: Here are all the pics

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Florida on Monday, soared back to Cape Canaveral and landed safely near its launch pad. Here's a quick look at the pictures.