SpaceX CEO Elon Musk claims his company will land a person on the red planet at least a decade earlier than NASA, and has downsized the plans for its “BFR” rocket vehicle in an effort to cut costs. Matthew Larotonda reports. Continue reading
Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk revealed advanced orders for the lower-priced Model 3 electric vehicle topped half a million as he handed over the first 30 keys to employee buyers. Conway G. Gittens reports. Continue reading
SpaceX to launch two paying customers on a tourist trip around the moon next year.
An explosion destroyed a rocket belonging to Elon Musk’s SpaceX. The company said there were no injuries, but that an “anomaly” during the static fire test resulted in the loss of the rocket.
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk unveils a prototype of the Model 3 car to group of Tesla owners in California.
Despite a jump in Tesla’s stock price a day after disappointing earnings, Elon Musk stands to lose billions of dollars with the tanking market value of his electric car company, as his other ventures, SolarCity Corp and Space Exploration Technologies, also face steep challenges in cutting-edge industries.