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An animation of SpaceX's Starlink satellite constellation providing internet coverage to the Americas.

A crushing cost estimate of SpaceX’s planned mega-fleet of 42,000 Starlink internet satellites glosses over a huge detail

A new Morgan Stanley Research update estimates the cost of SpaceX's revised Starlink internet plan without Starship, a planned low-cost mega-rocket.

Elon Musk’s SpaceX has a plan to deploy up to 30,000 new satellites — and Morgan Stanley says it could cost as much as $60 billion

Morgan Stanley also estimates it would cost an additional $12 billion in annual capital expenditures to replace the satellites.
SpaceX, the rocket company founded by Elon Musk, plans to surround Earth with Starlink satellites and provide global high-speed, low-latency internet service from orbit.

SpaceX may want to launch 42,000 internet satellites — about 5 times more spacecraft than humanity has ever flown

Elon Musk wants to cover Earth in high-speed Starlink web access. But crushing SpaceX's competition may require tens of thousands more satellites.

Elon Musk reportedly testified that he’s low on cash and assets that could quickly be turned into cash

Elon Musk testified that he is "financially illiquid," a lawyer for the British diver Vernon Unsworth wrote in a legal filing, Bloomberg reported.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk during a September 2018 interview with Joe Rogan.

NASA reportedly paid SpaceX $5 million to make sure its employees didn’t use illegal drugs after Elon Musk smoked pot on camera

Experts told Politico there is no clear precedent for NASA paying a contractor to conduct an internal review similar to the one SpaceX is undergoing.
Boeing's CST-100 Starliner spacesuit.

11 of the biggest innovations shaping the future of spaceflight today

Private companies like SpaceX and Boeing have started to take the lead in humankind's march into space.

Elon Musk’s new Starship would be a monster rocket if built. Here’s how the SpaceX launch system compares to NASA’s 2 biggest rocket...

SpaceX's Mars rocket may be millions of pounds heavier and dozens of feet taller than the Apollo-era Saturn V, which sent astronauts to the moon.
Former Microsoft CEO and philanthropist Bill Gates.

A decorated environmental scientist beloved by Bill Gates slams Elon Musk as ‘delusional’ for thinking humans could ever live on Mars

Billionaires like Elon Musk are spending billions on space travel. One of the world's foremost energy scientists says humans will never leave Earth.
SpaceX's 164-foot-tall Starship Mark 1 rocket prototype stands in Boca Chica, Texas, amid a background of stars in the night sky in September 2019.

A stirring new SpaceX animation of Starship launching shows how the rocket company plans to turn Texas into Earth’s interplanetary transport hub...

Following Elon Musk's presentation about SpaceX's Starship rocket, the company posted a two-minute video showing how it'd refill the system in orbit.
JB Wagoner says he's an aspiring space entrepreneur and a "big fan" of SpaceX. Behind him is Starship Mark 1.

A SpaceX fan who visited Texas to see Elon Musk’s Starship event spent the night in jail after taking photos of a rocket prototype built by the ...

An officer called the man accused of criminal trespassing and asked him to surrender. The Cameron County sheriff says SpaceX pressed charges.