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The last photo of "Starman" in Elon Musk's red Tesla Roadster as it flies toward Mars orbit. Earth is the bright crescent seen in the background.

Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster will eventually crash in space — and scientists think they know where and by when

Planetary science researchers can breathe a little easier now, thanks to new research that simulates the bacteria-coated car's final destination.

Tesla and SpaceX are already starting to merge — here’s how

OPINION: The Falcon Heavy launch with the Roadster payload shows that Tesla and SpaceX aren't such separate entities anymore

SpaceX may have just launched an ‘Apollo moment’ for the space industry — here’s how

John Young, a former Pentagon undersecretary, says the first launch of Elon Musk's Falcon Heavy rocket could open huge doors for the space industry.
The last photo of "Starman" in Elon Musk's red Tesla Roadster as it flies toward Mars orbit. Earth is the bright crescent seen in the background.

Astronomers have recorded telescope footage of Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster flying through deep space

The Virtual Telescope Project says a tiny dot moving among the stars in a new video is Elon Muks's Tesla Roadster that launched on SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket.

I watched SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket thunder into space for the first time — here’s what it was like on the ground

I flew to Kennedy Space Center to see SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket launch and lob questions at Elon Musk. Here's what it was like to be there on the ground.

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.

A car ad in space finally brought the country together

SpaceX launched a Tesla into space on its Falcon Heavy Rocket and for a moment, this divided country was finally cheering for the same team together.

SpaceX launched its biggest and most powerful rocket ever — here are Falcon Heavy’s impressive stats

The 230-foot Falcon Heavy has 27 engines capable of generating more than 5 million pounds of thrust. "That's 4 million pounds of TNT equivalent," Musk said.
Falcon Heavy takes off from Cape Canaveral, Florida.

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy launch was an incredible success — here are the best moments

Falcon Heavy successfully left Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying Musk's midnight-cherry-red Tesla Roadster out to Mars orbit.
SpaceX's first Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from Launchpad 39A at Kennedy Space Center on February 6, 2018.

Elon Musk: ‘We want a new space race — space races are exciting’

After SpaceX launched a Falcon Heavy rocket for the first time, Elon Musk called for a new space race. His competition may soon include Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin.