Topic: Space Exploration Technologies Corporation
SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket could eventually be modified to carry people to space.
05/21/2010 11:55 am
The Falcon 9 rocket, built by Space Exploration Technologies, could make its first test as soon as May 28. It could be modified to carry people into orbit, company officials said.
05/20/2010 06:40 pm
The first solar-powered sail craft will embark on an ambitious journey to Venus.
05/17/2010 04:47 pm
According to President Obama, NASA needs a goal beyond the space station and the moon for human spaceflight to inspire the nation as the Apollo mission did. He has chosen Mars.
04/15/2010 09:46 pm
Under Obama's 2011 budget, NASA would cancel plans to put astronauts back on the moon by 2020 and hand off space-taxi services to private companies.
02/16/2010 03:03 pm
President Obama's budget for NASA seeks to end its back-to-the-moon program, rely more heavily on private companies, and invest in new technologies for human space exploration.
02/01/2010 06:51 pm
The US-based Planetary Society this week announced its second attempt to launch a small spacecraft with sails propelled by sunlight.
11/11/2009 12:00 am
In Pictures NASA's Future of Space Exploration
07/29/2009 01:00 am
PayPal cofounder Elon Musk’s latest enterprise just launched the first privately built liquid-fueled rocket into orbit around the Earth.
10/15/2008 01:00 am