Falcon 9

SpaceX investigating possible sabotage as potential factor in Falcon 9 rocket explosion

Though Elon Musk has his eyes set on Mars, SpaceX is still firmly planted on Earth this month as the company tries to figure out what went wrong in a recent explosion that destroyed one of its rockets and damaged a launchpad. One option? Sabotage.

Watch SpaceX pull off a Falcon 9 landing from the view of the rocket
May 31, 2016

SpaceX has been pulling off some sweet landings of its Falcon 9 rocket in recent months, and now the private space firm has released footage from the most recent landing...from the perspective of the rocket. itself.

Watch SpaceX successfully land a rocket on a floating barge for the first time ever
Apr 10, 2016

It took a few tries, but SpaceX has finally worked out the kinks. Welcome to the future of reusable space technology. 

SpaceX is getting ready to build a whole lot of Falcon 9 rockets
Feb 8, 2016

With most of the early flights going (relatively) well, SpaceX is now gearing up for full-on production of its new Falcon 9 rocket.

Check out SpaceX's epic lift test for its Dragon 2 spacecraft
Jan 22, 2016

Not content to wait for NASA to gets its next ship ready to roll, SpaceX has built its own cutting-edge spacecraft — and now it's testing out its landing engines.

Relive SpaceX's successful Falcon 9 mission with launch and landing hype video
Jan 13, 2016

Less than a month has passed since the successful launch and landing of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket, the private space firm has put together a fantastic clip to walk us through all the angles and aspects of the momentous accomplishment.

Following launch failure, SpaceX preparing to debut 'significantly improved' Falcon 9 rocket
Dec 17, 2015

It’s been five months since private space firm SpaceX has launched a rocket, following a failure in June that led to a crash of an unmanned craft.

SpaceX trading ocean platform for Cape Canaveral for next rocket landing test
Dec 2, 2015

After coming this close to successfully landing a rocket on a floating barge, SpaceX has announced plans to hold its next rocket landing test at iconic space site Cape Canaveral.

SpaceX’s latest ISS supply launch successful, but reusable rocket landing fails
Apr 14, 2015

SpaceX launched a large resupply mission to the International Space Station today, and got one step closer to successfully landing the rocket back on a barge.

SpaceX just released some stunningly high-def Falcon 9 rocket launch footage
Apr 10, 2015

SpaceX’s Falcon rocket will soon be used to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station, and here’s some stunningly high-definition footage of the fiery launch system in action.