Elon Musk’s Mars-colonization vision just got a step closer to reality. On Thursday (March 30), Musk’s company SpaceX successfully launched the SES-10 communications satellite to Earth orbit using a two-stage Falcon 9 rocket whose first stage already had one spaceflight under its belt. “There needs to be at least a 100-fold, if not perhaps a […]Read more "Elon Musk Unveils His New Plans And They’re Ultra Revolutionary"
Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, has been moving quickly on the development of what he calls “The Boring Company.” In January of last year, he presented a proposal at the Hyperloop Pod Competition for a company that would lighten traffic through the use of underground tunnels. One year later, Musk mentioned that construction of a […]Read more "Musk’s next big step; Underground Highways"
Tesla founder Elon Musk has stated that he is confident that Tesla has the potential for a tenfold growth in the next 5-10 years. His statement was based on Tesla’s recent stock valuation and made at least partly in an attempt to prevent Tesla Grohmann workers from striking in demand of a pay raise. Tesla’s […]Read more "Elon Musk: Tesla Could Be One of the Most Valuable Companies in the World in 5 Years"
Tesla’s market cap was recently announced to be $51 billion, higher than both GM and Ford’s and a steep increase from their value in 2016. Hopefully, this financial bubble doesn’t burst, or SpaceX, Neuralink, and the Gigafactory could all suffer. Tesla seems set on taking over the world, and after their most recent market surge, […]Read more "The Age of Elon: Can Tesla Really Take Over the World?"
In the spirit of inveterate and wide-ranging tinkerers like Leonardo da Vinci and Benjamin Franklin, Musk has transformed virtually every field he’s taken an interest in, from electronic payments to commercial spaceflight to electric cars. Raised in South Africa, Musk studied physics and business in the U.S. Like any good entrepreneur, he dropped out of […]Read more "Elon Musk; The Greatest Living Inventor Of The Modern Era"
What can’t Elon Musk do? As CEO of SpaceX, CEO of Tesla, and cofounder of OpenAI, Musk seems to be everywhere all at once, pushing all kinds of incredible new technologies. He’s said he won’t be happy until we’ve escaped Earth and colonized Mars. On Monday, Tesla announced that it’s buying another company founded by […]Read more "The incredible story of Elon Musk, from getting bullied in school to the billionaire tech icon"
On March 30, SpaceX managed to launch and land a previously used Falcon 9 rocket for the first time. The company has long claimed that its Falcon 9 would prove to be the world’s first fully reusable orbital rocket and that such rockets would be a game-changer in space exploration. After last week’s success, those predictions are starting to […]Read more "Making Space Travel 100 Times Cheaper; Elon Musk’s Reusable Rockets"