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This speculative SpaceX timeline reveals roughly when, where, and how Elon Musk plans to colonize Mars

Elon Musk is devoted to colonizing Mars — that's why he founded SpaceX. Each vehicle that SpaceX has developed since then gets the company closer to Musk's goal of putting humans on the red planet.

Elon Musk says it’s time to create a ‘mecha’ or giant fighting anime robot

Elon Musk appeared to casually mention taking on a sci-fi manufacturing challenge, but he has come through on seemingly joking propositions before. Take The Boring Company and his flamethrowers, for example.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is under fire from some of his fans for donations he made to a Republican political committee.

Elon Musk has tried to help fix these 7 humanitarian crises — here’s how he’s doing so far

We've rounded up all of humanity's problems that Elon Musk has pledged to fix. He's doing a lot of good — but not all of his solutions seem to be working.
One of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets launches toward space.

Boeing may have used a lobbying firm to plant a scathing opinion piece about SpaceX in US news outlets. At stake is billions of dollars in NASA contra...

Boeing and SpaceX are competing for billions of dollars in NASA contracts to launch astronauts to and from the International Space Station. Boeing appears to be using a Washington public-relations firm that some evidence suggests planted an opinion piece critical of SpaceX in US news outlets.
Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin stands next to a flag on the moon on July 20, 1969.

The American flags on the moon are disintegrating

The sun has likely bleached them all white and partially destroyed their fragile fibers.
An illustration of SpaceX's Big Falcon Rocket launching into space. Here, the spaceship is shown detaching from the booster.

Elon Musk just gave the most revealing look yet at the rocket ship SpaceX is building to fly to the moon and Mars

Elon Musk recently announced that SpaceX will launch a Japanese billionaire around the moon in a new launch system called Big Falcon Rocket or BFR. Musk shared new illustrations of the spacecraft as well as photos of actual hardware. Experts say the pictures reveal how it's being made.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk speaks at the International Astronautical Congress on September 29, 2017 in Adelaide, Australia.

Elon Musk usually reveals new details about SpaceX’s plan to colonize Mars at this annual conference. The next one is in 2 weeks, but Musk hasn&...

Elon Musk shared his plans to colonize Mars with his rocket company, SpaceX, at the 2016 and 2017 annual meetings of the International Astronautical Congress. However, organizers of the major spaceflight conference say they don't know if he'll show up this year.

Elon Musk just announced that SpaceX will livestream its 2023 moon mission in virtual reality, in real time

Musk said he plans to use his future Starlink satellite system to broadcast the mission.
SpaceX's rendering of a Big Falcon Rocket spaceship carrying a passenger around the moon.

‘Maybe we’ll both be on it’: Elon Musk said he’d consider flying around the moon in a giant SpaceX ship with a Japanese billio...

Elon Musk, founder of the rocket company SpaceX, has revealed that Yusaku Maezawa will likely be the world's first moon tourist. Maezawa, a Japanese billionaire and art collector, has asked Musk to join him and up to eight artists on the week-long lunar flight. Musk hasn't said no, but "maybe."

The first tourist to fly around the moon on SpaceX’s new rocket ship bought all the seats for artists — and Elon Musk said it restored his...

If Elon Musk's plans for SpaceX's next rocket ship are realized, a group of artists will get to experience an up-close view of the moon and see Earth from space, thanks to Japanese billionaire and art collector Yusaku Maezawa.