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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches toward space carrying the Spanish Paz satellite and two experimental Starlink satellites on February 22, 2018.

Elon Musk shared the first images of SpaceX satellites that could change the internet

In the coming years, Musk and SpaceX want to launch nearly 12,000 satellites to bring high-speed internet access to the entire planet.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts of from Vandenberg Air Force Base on February 22, 2018. It carried the Paz satellite and two Starlink demonstration satellites into orbit.

SpaceX just launched the first 2 of nearly 12,000 satellites to blanket Earth in high-speed internet

Elon Musk wants his aerospace company, SpaceX, to cover the entire planet in "Starlink" broadband internet using twice as many satellites launched in history.
Ajit Pai, FCC chairperson.

Key government figures are backing SpaceX’s plan to blanket Earth with high-speed internet

On Wednesday, Ajit Pai, chairperson of the Federal Communications Commission, backed Elon Musk's "Starlink" project to launch 12,000 internet satellites.
SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket launches toward space for the first time on February 6, 2018.

Elon Musk is about to launch the first of 11,925 proposed SpaceX internet satellites — more than all spacecraft that orbit Earth today

Elon Musk wants his aerospace company, SpaceX, to bathe the entire Earth in high-speed internet access, and key government figures are endorsing the effort.

Launching Elon Musk’s car toward Mars was a backup plan — here’s what SpaceX actually wanted to do with Falcon Heavy’s first f...

A former NASA official says SpaceX asked the space agency and the US Air Force if it wanted a free $90 million ride on Falcon Heavy, but both declined.

The ‘space kingdom’ Asgardia says it’s the first nation with all of its territory in orbit — but legal experts are dubious

Asgardia, a group that's trying to become the first country in space, claims its first satellite is all of its territory. But experts aren't so sure.
The US government's mysterious Zuma payload sits atop one of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets on Nov. 15, 2017.

SpaceX is about to launch ‘Zuma,’ a top-secret satellite that’s shrouded in mystery

SpaceX is gearing up to launch a third top-secret spacecraft for the US government, a mission the company calls "Zuma" but has said little else about.
The fairing of a Falcon 9 rocket.

SpaceX successfully launched a bus-size satellite into orbit 22,300 miles above Earth

While much of America was asleep, Elon Musk's aerospace company, SpaceX, achieved a major company milestone on Tuesday.
A scale model of China's Tiangong-1 space station.

China’s out-of-control space station may crash to Earth within a month

China's 8.5-ton "Heavenly Palace" space station, launched in 2011, is expected to crash to Earth in late March. Pieces of it may even hit the ground.

A spacecraft graveyard exists in the middle of the ocean — here’s what’s down there

The "Oceanic Pole of Inaccessibility" is a spot where NASA and other space agencies send satellites, laboratories, telescopes, and spaceships to die.