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Students blast off in egg payload rocket contest

One hundred teams battled for the crown in the Team America Rocketry Challenge over the weekend. Only one rocket was victorious.

By May 13, 2013


SpaceX rocket explodes. ('Rockets are tricky,' says Elon Musk)

After a malfunction during a test flight, a Falcon 9 Reusable rocket built by Musk's firm explodes over McGregor, Texas.

By August 23, 2014


Beer blastoff! Help a keg rocket hit the skies

An idea born in a pub is aiming to take off -- literally -- over the Nevada desert this fall. Crave's Michael Franco talked to "Team Numb" about their latest stunt.

By May 28, 2014


DIY Weekend: Homemade 10-rocket launcher

In the latest installment of Crave's DIY series, a former toolbox and leftover flooring fire up to 10 rockets at once. How's your Ikea furniture doing?

By August 21, 2010


Decades of NASA photos, video coming to the Web

With the space shuttle Endeavour safely back on the ground, the space agency is working on showing the world its photo album in partnership with the Internet Archive.

By August 21, 2007


Steve Jurvetson: Only investing in the unknown

If other people are investing in it, Jurvetson thinks it's passe. He keeps coming back for more tech he doesn't understand.

By July 6, 2009


Simonyi signs up for another rocket ride

Space Adventures says that Charles Simonyi, who spent time on the space station in 2007, is ready to return to orbit sometime next spring.

By September 30, 2008


Neil Armstrong, first man on the moon, dies at 82

obituary The astronaut and enduring icon of the space age is remembered today as a genuine American hero, the ultimate "right stuff" test pilot who preferred privacy to fame.

By August 25, 2012


Tesla looks at selling components to other carmakers, again

Tesla could start selling some components and software to other companies that build electric cars by 2010.

By February 6, 2008


Elon Musk talks Tesla IPO, funding

Chairman says electric-car maker will raise series E round of financing to bring itself to profitability, begin production of White Star luxury sedan by 2010.

By May 17, 2008