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SpaceX successfully launched Falcon Heavy, the world’s most powerful operational rocket, on its first paid mission

SpaceX will broadcast live video of its second-ever Falcon Heavy rocket launch. It's the vehicle's first paid mission to deploy a payload into orbit.

A revolutionary air-breathing rocket engine capable of hitting more than 2,500 mph just passed a major milestone

Reaction Engines says its proprietary technology can cool air by hundreds of degrees in less than a second, allow for supersonic flight to space.
SpaceX workers crawl the lower section of the Test Hopper out to a launch pad near Boca Chica Beach, Texas, on March 8, 2019.

‘All systems green’: SpaceX fired up its Mars spaceship prototype for the first time, rattling homes for miles around

The SpaceX founder Elon Musk says his rocket company fired up "Starhopper" for the first time. The vehicle is an early prototype of a Mars spaceship.
An illustration of the space object 'Oumuamua (formally known as 1I/2017 U1) flying through the solar system in late 2017.

Mysterious space objects like ‘Oumuamua will visit our solar system again. Scientists may intercept the next one with a robotic probe.

Astronomers say more interstellar objects like 'Oumuamua will visit our solar system. They hope to chase down the next one with rockets and robots.
SpaceX founder Elon Musk.

Elon Musk just revealed 5 major updates to SpaceX’s Mars spaceship project. Here’s what we learned.

On Sunday, Elon Musk said SpaceX plans to launch a Starship spaceship prototype this week. He also revealed new details about the project's future.
SpaceX workers crawl the lower section of the Test Hopper out to a launch pad near Boca Chica Beach, Texas, on March 8, 2019.

Elon Musk: SpaceX hopes to launch ‘Test Hopper’ — a prototype for a giant Mars rocket ship — for the first time this week

SpaceX's "Test Hopper" is a prototype for a Mars launch system called Starship. The vehicle may see its first rocket-engine test-firing as soon as March 18.
Russia's Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft launched two crew members on Thursday but failed in mid-flight.

WATCH LIVE: After escaping a doomed rocket, an astronaut and cosmonaut will try again to launch into space today

Nick Hague and Alexey Ovchinin, who survived a Soyuz rocket failure in October, will try again to reach orbit with new crew member Christina Koch.
Jeff Bezos is the founder of Blue Origin, a rocket company that's trying to dramatically reduce the cost of access to space.

Jeff Bezos hinted that Elon Musk should ‘go live on the top of Mount Everest for a year’ if he wants to populate Mars

During a private talk about his rocket company Blue Origin, billionaire Jeff Bezos indirectly discounted Elon Musk and SpaceX's plans to settle Mars.
An illustration of SpaceX's Crew Dragon space capsule for NASA astronauts launching toward space on a Falcon 9 rocket.

SpaceX plans to rocket a sleek new spaceship for NASA astronauts into orbit on Saturday. Here’s what Crew Dragon must do to prove it’s saf...

SpaceX plans to launch a new spaceship for NASA astronauts, called Crew Dragon, on Saturday. Here's what to expect from the demonstration mission.
Jeff Bezos is the founder of Blue Origin. He wants to make it possible for "a Mark Zuckerberg of space" to exist.

Jeff Bezos says he wants to see ‘a Mark Zuckerberg of space’ — and thinks Blue Origin will lead to ‘dorm-room’ entrepren...

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos gave a private lecture in New York. Bezos said he hopes his rocket company, Blue Origin, can fuel entrepreneurship in space.