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SpaceX set to launch its latest Starship prototype 60,000 FEET into the air next week 

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk announced on Twitter that the SN8 Startship rocket is set to launch 60,000 feet into the air – the highest any of the prototypes have flown. The craft will also be the first to sport the flaps and nose cone, which are currently under construction, but are said to be ready … Read more SpaceX set to launch its latest Starship prototype 60,000 FEET into the air next week 

Tesla CEO Elon Musk blasts Bill Gates saying he ‘has no clue’ about electric trucks

Tesla CEO Elon Musk blasts Bill Gates saying he ‘has no clue’ about electric trucks after the Microsoft Co-founder insisted they will ‘never be practical’ Elon Musk said in a tweet that Bill Gates has ‘no clue’ about electric vehicles The comments come in reference to a blog post uploaded by Gates last month Gates … Read more Tesla CEO Elon Musk blasts Bill Gates saying he ‘has no clue’ about electric trucks

Elon Musk ‘forgets’ son X Æ A-12’s ‘password-like’ name

Oops! Embarrassment for Elon Musk after he ‘forgets’ son X Æ A-12’s name telling interviewers that it ‘sounds like a password’ He was visiting Giga factory in Berlin, Germany, when he was asked how son was Musk and partner Grimes welcomed their first child together on May 4 this year The Tesla CEO had been … Read more Elon Musk ‘forgets’ son X Æ A-12’s ‘password-like’ name

Elon Musk loses record $16.3 billion in just ONE DAY amid rout in US technology stocks

Tesla shares have led a rebound in tech stocks, just one day after stock in the electric car maker suffered its biggest ever drop, wiping $16.3 billion from the net worth of CEO Elon Musk. Shares of Tesla jumped as much as 8.8 percent on Wednesday, after shedding about a fifth of their value in … Read more Elon Musk loses record $16.3 billion in just ONE DAY amid rout in US technology stocks

Elon Musk’s SpaceX completes its SECOND Starship ‘hop’ with another prototype

Elon Musk’s SpaceX hit another milestone Thursday by completing a nearly 500-foot ‘hop’ of a second Starship prototype. Dubbed SN6, the massive rocket took to the skies above the firm’s testing facility in Boca Chia, Texas at 1:48pm ET following a successful liftoff of its predecessor SN5 earlier this month.  SN6 was shaking on the … Read more Elon Musk’s SpaceX completes its SECOND Starship ‘hop’ with another prototype

Elon Musk says there is a ‘good chance you’ll die’ on Mars during a virtual summit

 Elon Musk aims to one-day colonize Mars and, according to the billionaire, getting there is not the issue – it is surviving on the Red Planet that will be challenging. The SpaceX CEO shared progress on the firm’s Starship rocket during the virtual Humans to Mars Summit, saying the craft ‘is making progresses,’ but also … Read more Elon Musk says there is a ‘good chance you’ll die’ on Mars during a virtual summit

Scientists skeptical of Musk’s claims about Neuralink brain chip

Elon Musk gave the first look of Neuralink’s ‘Link’ device Friday, saying ‘it will blow your mind’ – but many who tuned into the livestream are saying just the opposite. Leading up to the demonstration, Musk promised to show neurons firing in a living brain, leading many to believe a human would be the subject … Read more Scientists skeptical of Musk’s claims about Neuralink brain chip

Elon Musk demonstrates his Neuralink implants brain-machine interface in PIGS

A flustered Elon Musk took the stage Friday to show the world his Neuralink progress update, following a more than 30 minute delay that left more than 100,000 people  waiting on the edge of their seats. Musk said in July that on August 28th Neuralink ‘will show neurons firing in real-time’ – and the CEO … Read more Elon Musk demonstrates his Neuralink implants brain-machine interface in PIGS

Elon Musk is demonstrating his Neuralink implant, which connects your brain to a computer

Elon Musk has long envisioned a system that merges humans with computers and after nearly five years of work, the world is set to see that dream become a reality. Musk’s secretive Neuralink startup plans to demonstrate a working ‘device’ at 6pm ET, Friday, claiming it will show off its brain chip that aims to … Read more Elon Musk is demonstrating his Neuralink implant, which connects your brain to a computer

Elon Musk’s net worth rises to more than $100 billion as Tesla stock soars 400% this year

Elon Musk’s net worth passes $100 billion as Tesla stock soars 400% this year – but he’s still only worth half of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s net worth surpassed $100 billion on Tuesday Company’s stock has risen more than 400% so far in 2020 Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos remains the world’s … Read more Elon Musk’s net worth rises to more than $100 billion as Tesla stock soars 400% this year

Elon Musk’s brain chip Neuralink is plagued by turmoil and rushed timelines former employees claim

Elon Musk has kept a tight lid on his brain chip startup Neuralink, but the billionaire is set to ‘show neurons firing in real-time on August 28.’ The unveiling will be a major event for the firm, but according former Neuralink employees the progress has come at a cost. Ex-staff members told STAT that the … Read more Elon Musk’s brain chip Neuralink is plagued by turmoil and rushed timelines former employees claim

Jeff Bezo’s Blue Origin delivers 40-foot tall mockup lunar lander to NASA

Blue Origin, an aerospace firm owned by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, delivered a mockup crew lander vehicle that could take the first woman and next man to the moon. The full-sized structure, although not functional, includes both the ascent and descent elements, and stands 40 feet tall. The Bezo’s owned-company announced its ‘National Team ‘and … Read more Jeff Bezo’s Blue Origin delivers 40-foot tall mockup lunar lander to NASA

SpaceX Raptor engine breaks pressure chamber record

SpaceX celebrated a milestone that brings the firm’s Starship rocket one step closer to Mars. CEO Elon Musk shared on Twitter that the Raptor engine did not explode after reaching a new high combustion chamber pressure during a controlled burn test. The engine, a crucial piece of the Starship rocket, hit a record breaker of … Read more SpaceX Raptor engine breaks pressure chamber record