Elon Musk says SpaceX will try launching a Mars rocket prototype on Tuesday. Here's what we know about Starhopper's big 'hover' test in south Texas.

SpaceX recently built a stout and shiny rocket ship calledStarhopper near Boca Chica Village, Texas. The vehicle is a crude prototype for a much larger…

Read More Elon Musk says SpaceX will try launching a Mars rocket prototype on Tuesday. Here's what we know about Starhopper's big 'hover' test in south Texas.

Elon Musk is building SpaceX's Mars rockets in a tiny Texas hamlet. But getting them off the ground there may be harder than he imagined.

SpaceX, Elon Musk’s rocket company, has been developing a launch site in South Texas since 2014. The facility surrounds a small community calledBoca Chica Village.…

Read More Elon Musk is building SpaceX's Mars rockets in a tiny Texas hamlet. But getting them off the ground there may be harder than he imagined.

Elon Musk has a 2027 deadline to surround Earth with high-speed Starlink internet satellites — but the service would work far sooner than that

SpaceX plans is about to launch its firstStarlink internet satellites. Starlink could bring cheap, fast internet to remote areas as well as moving vehicles like…

Read More Elon Musk has a 2027 deadline to surround Earth with high-speed Starlink internet satellites — but the service would work far sooner than that