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SpaceX’s Dragon Capsule Made a Successful Re-Entry After Its ISS Supply Run

SpaceX said its Dragon cargo vessel successfully made re-entry on Saturday morning after spending more than a month docked at the International Space Station, carrying over two tonnes of cargo including scientific gear, experimental manufacturing hardware, and live laboratory mice. Read More >>

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Elon Musk Jokes About Buying Twitter, But Could He Afford It?

It's no secret that Twitter doesn't really know what to do with itself, nor does it really earn any money. There could be one saving grace, however, in the form of Elon Musk. Last night everyone's favourite human-who-is-totally-not-an-alien-mastermind entertained the notion of purchasing the increasingly-controversial social network. Read More >>

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Did Elon Musk Tweet Out his Phone Number, or Was he Messing With Us?

Elon Musk, who is currently the top candidate for #1 privately-funded supervillain, is well known for lots of reasons. Electric cars, trips to Mars, and literal boring machines. He also has 16.7 million Twitter followers, and seemingly have them a glimpse of his phone number yesterday. Read More >>

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Everything You Need to Know About Tesla’s New Electric Semi Truck

Elon Musk rolled up to a Tesla press event tonight in an electric semi truck, unveiling his latest project to the world. The semi has been hotly anticipated since Musk first hinted at it last summer, and he’s been hyping it up on Twitter this week, promising that the reveal would “blow your mind clear out of your skull and into an alternate dimension.” Read More >>

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SpaceX Launches Investigation After Rocket-Engine Explodes During Tests

On Sunday, a rocket-engine exploded during ignition tests at the SpaceX facility in Texas. The incident marks a setback for the company in what has otherwise been a pretty good year. Read More >>

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Check Out Elon Musk’s Tunnel

Elon Musk and his Boring Company have been very busy digging a deep, long hole under Los Angeles, and Musk wants to show it off. Read More >>

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Tesla Will Open an Electric Vehicle Plant in Shanghai’s Free Trade Zone

Automaker and alternative energy giant Tesla has signed off on a deal to build a manufacturing facility in Shanghai, the Wall Street Journal reported, in a “first of its kind” deal allowing a foreign automaker to own a plant in the city’s free-trade zone. Read More >>

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Elon Musk Suggests That Tesla Could Rebuild Puerto Rico’s Electricity System With Solar And Batteries

Puerto Rico hasn't had a great time of it recently, and in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria large portions of the country's power infrastructure is in disarray. A lot of effort has been done to provide aid, particularly from Elon Musk who had Tesla ship solar panels and Powerwall batteries to bring power back to the population. Read More >>

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Elon Musk’s Next Rocket Might Fly You to Earth

Before the 68th International Aeronautical Congress early this morning, Elon Musk delivered some bold predictions for his aeronautics company SpaceX: a massive new rocket that could put a satellite ten times the size of Hubble into space, a base on the moon, and two manned missions to Mars by 2024 to find a water source and build a rocket refuelling depot. He capped off his presentation with a curveball—using rockets to take passengers on Earth to elsewhere on Earth. Read More >>

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Help Elon Musk Sell Teslas and He’ll Reward You by Letting You Dig a Tunnel for Him

Tesla’s referral programme has proven to be one of the company’s most effective tools for selling cars. By rewarding referrals with event invites, private tours, and car upgrades, the company has fueled the cult of Tesla and turned Tesla drivers into an army of brand ambassadors. Read More >>

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SpaceX’s Space Suit Has Finally Been Revealed

SpaceX works in mysterious ways, but today, Elon Musk decided to gift fans with the first-ever look at SpaceX’s space suits. In just a few hours, fans have collectively lost their chill, and it’s not entirely unwarranted: the white-and-black aesthetic is sleek and sophisticated, like if Daft Punk went to Wimbledon. Read More >>

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Cool Guy Elon Musk Casually Drops New Animation of World’s Most Powerful Rocket

The rollout for SpaceX’s most powerful rocket, the Falcon Heavy, has been handled with a nearly concerning level of nonchalance. On 27 July, Elon Musk announced on Twitter that its maiden voyage will be sometime this November. Now, the SpaceX founder and self-proclaimed Boring Person has released an animation showing the rocket launch on his Instagram. The humans enjoy social media, and so Elon does, too. Read More >>

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Ignore Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg’s War Over Killer Robots, the Real Challenge is Already Here

Tech giants Elon Musk and Mark Zuckeberg have been engaged in a very public, somewhat silly and self-indulgent battle over artificial intelligence lately. Musk has warned AI-powered robots could usher in some form of automated war to give humanity its richly deserved demise, while Zuckerberg responded by saying he is “really optimistic” it could usher a golden age of lifesaving technology. Read More >>

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Elon Musk Would Like People to Hurry Up and Start Dying on the Moon Also

Tesla CEO Elon Musk, whose prior plan for stellar colonisation involved sending people who are not Elon Musk to go die on Mars, thinks this noble endeavour will require a practise round of sending people to die on the Moon first. Read More >>

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Elon Musk Launches Mystery Website, X.com

Elon Musk just announced the launch of a new website, x.com. The billionaire founder of Tesla and SpaceX made the announcement on Twitter at 9:21 BST this morning. But so far there isn’t much to look at. The website is just a single letter X. Read More >>