A SpaceX rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station erupted Sunday shortly after liftoff.
SpaceX is taking another stab Tuesday at launching an observatory into deep space and landing the rocket booster that carries it up.
SpaceX is aiming for both a launch and landing within minutes of each other Sunday.
A spacecraft company run by billionaire Elon Musk has dropped a lawsuit alleging the U.S. Air Force improperly awarded a contract to launch military satellites to a joint venture between Boeing and Lockheed Martin.
The owners of a commercial supply ship that exploded moments after liftoff promised to find the cause of the failed delivery mission to the International Space Station and warned residents to not touch any debris they might stumble across from the craft, which was carrying hazardous materials.
Entrepreneur Elon Musk is set to address graduates at the California Institute of Technology two weeks after his rocket startup returned from a historic flight to the International Space Station.
A privately built space capsule that’s zipping its way to the International Space Station has also launched something else: A new for-profit space race.