Elon Musk's SpaceX really wants to be able to launch rockets for space missions and land them on platforms at sea, but so far none of the trial landings has stuck.
One of the company's Falcon 9 rockets broke a leg in an attempt to land on an autonomous landing pad at sea for the first time -- and not in the good-luck kind of way.
The first two attempts crashed and burned, but Elon Musk's company has reason to be confident the third time, set for this weekend, will be the charm.
A mini-me version of SpaceX's reusable Falcon 9 rocket attempts a landing on a barge in a pool, and it's a thing of beauty.
Elon Musk's rocket company launches a pair of satellites on Wednesday, but breaks its streak of successful rocket stage landings at sea.
Company confirms that its Falcon 9 rocket has successfully made a landing, despite a much tougher mission parameter due to a faster and hotter reentry.
This full-size luxury barge could very well presage the next coming of Phaeton.
Elon Musk's SpaceX had planned to try again Sunday to make history by landing a Falcon 9 rocket on a barge off the Florida coast. But a ship cruising past Cape Canaveral and technical problems scrubbed the launch again.
For a while, the mystery of the Google barges kept the buzz afloat. But then the Coast Guard took a closer look inside.
After hearing Google shut down their secret barges, Ashley and Rich reminisce on other projects Google has killed off. Also, they discuss a curious piece of couture that claims to change color based on brain activity (Rich says it looks like a fancy swim cap).