Space

SpaceX Falcon 9 and Dragon: Little Bang for your Buck

SpaceX is eleven years old, has six successful launches on the books, and forty-one missions scheduled between now and 2017.

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Solar Panels are Unique to SpaceX Dragon

This article is part of a series that covers key features of the Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 rocket for the upcoming SpaceX CRS 2 mission launching on March 1st at 10:10 a.m.

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T-Minus 2 weeks until next SpaceX–ISS Mission

The SpaceX Dragon launches March 1, 2013 at 10:10am EST, are you ready?

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DragonEye: 3D Laser Space Camera

Short for Laser Imaging Detection and Ranging, LIDAR is used for a variety of mapping, distance and speed measuring tasks.

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Advantages Of Liquid Rocket Propellants

The thruster we will see in action on SpaceX’s next launch on March 1st will be the Draco.

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Behind the Scenes with SpaceX Production, Testing, and Launches

Today marks the one month countdown to the SpaceX launch for the next NASA Commercial Resupply Services Mission (CRS-2).

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Comparing Heat Shields: Mars Science Lab vs. SpaceX Dragon

On August 5, 2012, the world’s attention was captured by the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) landing.

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SpaceX Plans Heavy Lift Vehicle for 2013

For SpaceX, 2012 was the year of the Dragon.