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  • Elon Musk’s space Roadster just passed Mars

    November 7, 2018 • GeneralComments Off on Elon Musk’s space Roadster just passed Mars

    In February 2018, Elon Musk’s private space company, SpaceX, blasted his original Tesla Roadster into space which was crewed by Starman, a mannequin in an astronaut suit. Fast forward to November 2018, SpaceX announced that Starman, the Tesla space...

  • NASA counted down Friday to the launch of a $1.5 billion spacecraft that aims to plunge into the Sun's sizzling atmosphere and become humanity's first mission

    NASA counts down to launch of first spacecraft to ‘touch Sun’

    August 10, 2018 • General, Top StoriesComments Off on NASA counts down to launch of first spacecraft to ‘touch Sun’

    NASA has begun the count down to the launch of a $1.5 billion spacecraft that aims to plunge into the Sun’s sizzling atmosphere and become humanity’s first mission to explore a star. The car-sized Parker Solar Probe is scheduled to blast off on a...