• Elon Musk Reveals SpaceX's Very Shiny, Somewhat Wrinkly Starship

    5 monthes ago - By Fortune

    SpaceX and Tesla boss Elon Musk has tweeted a photo of the former company's under-development “Starship” - or at least, a version that will be used for testing.
    Musk said late Thursday that assembly of the Starship “hopper” had just been completed at SpaceX's Texas launch site. This is an early peek at the rocket that SpaceX hopes will take people to Mars , ferry people across the world at high speed , and carry high-paying tourists around the moon .
    Starship test flight rocket just finished assembly at the SpaceX Texas launch site. This is an actual picture, not a rendering...
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  • Elon Musk released a photo of his latest rocket, and it already delivers on his promise of looking like liquid silver

    Elon Musk released a photo of his latest rocket, and it already delivers on his promise of looking like liquid silver

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Elon Musk tweeted an image of an experimental rocket that will help him get to mars.
    The so-called "test hopper" will not enter orbit when it launches in the coming weeks, but will inform how SpaceX works toward a full-scale prototype of the Mars Starship.
    Musk has described Starship as a "Tintin" rocket, referring to the famous 20th-century Belgian comics series.
    Elon Musk has published a photo of an experimental rocket that will help him achieve his mission of conquering Mars.
    After teasing the spaceship earlier this month , Musk posted a picture of the vehicle - dubbed the "test hopper...
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