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SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket carrying crucial cargo to ISS

After numerous delays, the space transport company sends its Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft into orbit to carry cargo to the International Space Station. Next up: get that rocket back.

By Apr. 18, 2014

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California may give tax breaks to SpaceX, other space travel firms

Lawmakers approve legislation to advance a bill that would give private space exploration companies a break on property taxes.

By Jan. 29, 2014

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Drone captures SpaceX Grasshopper hitting 2,400 feet

A hexacopter filmed the rocket from above -- then below -- when it hit a new all-time high.

By Oct. 16, 2013

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SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch called off again

Unexplained technical issues caused the rocket launch to be canceled for a second time in one week.

By Nov. 29, 2013

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Elon Musk of SpaceX

SpaceX is aiming for a manned mission to Mars in 10 to 20 years, with citylike colonies to follow.

By Dec. 11, 2012

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Inside the SpaceX Dragon capsule (panorama)

A SpaceX Dragon cargo capsule rocketed toward the International Space Station today. This interactive panorama shot lets you float around inside the ship.

By Mar. 1, 2013

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SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket, its largest to date

Featuring nine engines, a longer first stage, and triple redundant flight computers, new rocket delivers Canadian research satellite to orbit.

By Sep. 29, 2013

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SpaceX to build spacecraft parts with motion tech and 3D printers

Elon Musk's new endeavor to build rocket ship parts with Leap Motion hand gesture technology, Oculus Rift virtual reality headsets, and 3D laser metal printers makes sci-fi look antiquated.

By Sep. 5, 2013

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SpaceX hovering Grasshopper rocket reaches new heights

SpaceX's reusable Grasshopper rocket launches, goes farther than ever before, hovers, and lands vertically to the soundtrack of "Ring of Fire."

By Apr. 23, 2013

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SpaceX cargo ship cleared for Sunday station capture

After assessing the health of a SpaceX cargo ship in the wake of thruster problems Friday, NASA managers cleared the craft for a Sunday linkup with the International Space Station.

By Mar. 2, 2013