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SpaceX reportedly quarantines a dozen employees after 2 workers test positive for COVID-19

SpaceX is performing a "video review" to check the movements of one of the coronavirus-positive employees while they were on-site.
Elon Musk in June 2019.

Elon Musk has delivered 1,000 ventilators to help California hospitals treat COVID-19 patients, according to Gov. Gavin Newsom

Despite repeatedly downplaying the COVID-19 pandemic, Musk said last week that his factories would produce ventilators in the event of a shortage.
An N95 respiration mask.

Tech billionaires including Tim Cook, Elon Musk, and Mark Zuckerberg promised 18 million masks to fight COVID-19

A flurry of tech CEOs, including Apple's Tim Cook, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, and Tesla's Elon Musk, promised to deliver millions of masks.
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk.

Elon Musk says Tesla will make ventilators in case of a shortage caused by the coronavirus — here are all the other humanitarian crises he’...

Elon Musk has pledged to fix a lot of humanity's problems. He's doing a lot of good — but not all of his solutions seem to be working.
A mock up of the Crew Dragon spacecraft is displayed during a media tour of SpaceX headquarters and rocket factory on August 13, 2018, in Hawthorne, California.

A SpaceX VP cited Elon Musk’s ‘coronavirus panic is dumb’ tweet when telling concerned employees the office would stay open, a new r...

According to BuzzFeed, SpaceX employees in Redmond heard "through word of mouth that a colleague's partner had tested positive for the coronavirus."
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine clasps his hands during a press conference on January 19, 2020.

‘This is the first time NASA has been in this situation’: NASA is forcing nearly all 17,000 of its staff to work from home after coronavir...

"All employees and contractors will move to mandatory telework until further notice," NASA's administrator, Jim Bridenstine, said Tuesday.

Elon Musk reportedly told SpaceX employees they have a much higher chance of dying in a car crash than from the coronavirus

Musk has repeatedly downplayed the severity of the COVID-19 outbreak, tweeting last week that "the coronavirus panic is dumb."
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk.

SpaceX asked a major European astronomy group for a meeting after it published a concerning paper about Starlink’s effects on telescopes

SpaceX is making an effort to reach out to the astronomy community to minimise the damage its Starlink satellites might do.
Elon Musk.

Elon Musk tweeted a photo of the moon and called it Mars — and this isn’t the first time

It seems likely that Musk was trolling his fans with the post, since he's previously acknowledged that the graphic features a picture of the moon.

Elon Musk now claims SpaceX’s Starlink satellites will have ‘zero’ impact on astronomy, but research contradicts him

Musk says he's confident Starlink will have no impact on astronomy whatsoever but a recent study suggests he's wrong.