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What These 3 Dead Physicists Can Teach You About Innovation

Harry Red | Posted 05.20.2015 | Small Business
Harry Red

You can argue. Discoveries in science, not business, made by people who are long dead. What could we possibly learn here? Plenty, in fact.

What You Can Learn From Elon Musk Book: 6 Tips

Alison van Diggelen | Posted 05.19.2015 | Business
Alison van Diggelen

Today, the Elon Musk biography by Ashlee Vance is finally available. It will "likely serve as the definitive account" of the most successful entrepreneur in the world, writes Jon Gertner in the New York Times.

All In: Elon Musk's Denial and Things Bosses Actually Have Said

Josh Levs | Posted 05.13.2015 | Business
Josh Levs

This workplace gender policing is hurting everyone -- men, women, children and the businesses themselves. Across the country, men are joining with women to rise up against the backward policies, laws and stigmas that are damaging us and preventing us from achieving gender equality.

We Must Be Our Own Kennedy

Rick Tumlinson | Posted 05.12.2015 | Technology
Rick Tumlinson

Sometimes you have to change course to get on course. And the first small step in doing so may be to realize you didn't really know where you were going in the first place - and why.

Why Startups Like Uber, Airbnb And SpaceX Succeed

Singularity University | Peter Diamandis | Posted 04.20.2015 | World

What's most important for the success of your project? Is it the team? Funding? Timing? Idea? Business model? Recently I heard Bill Gross, one of the ...

SpaceX Nails Launch, But Landing Attempt Fails Again

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 04.14.2015 | Science

UPDATE: The SpaceX launch went off without a hitch, but the attempt to land the first-stage of the Falcon 9 booster on a floating platform failed agai...

Miles from Tomorrowland Is Getting Disney Junior Viewers Excited About the Science that Powers Space Flight

Jim Hill | Posted 05.20.2015 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

So how does Sascha Paladino -- the creator and exec producer of Disney Junior's Miles from Tomorrowland -- measure the amount of time and energy that he's poured into the development of this popular new animated series?

SpaceX Rocket Blasts Off With World's First All-Electric Satellites

Reuters | Irene Klotz | Posted 05.01.2015 | Science

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. March 1 (Reuters) - A Space Exploration Technologies rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Sunday to put ...

'Zero to One' by Peter Thiel

Michael Levin | Posted 04.20.2015 | Books
Michael Levin

There's a reason why Peter Thiel and his merry band of "PayPal Mafia" members have created seven companies worth a billion dollars each, including PayPal, SpaceX, YouTube, and a few others you may never have heard of. Ever wonder what makes a guy like that so smart?

SpaceX Launches Rocket After Several Scrubbed Attempts

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 02.11.2015 | Science

Third time's a charm! After complications on previous attempts, SpaceX launched the DSCOVR space weather satellite on Wednesday evening from Cape C...

To Stay

Rick Tumlinson | Posted 04.10.2015 | Technology
Rick Tumlinson

Imagine looking up and seeing a ring of little pearls in the sky that are human habitats, or knowing there are trees growing on the Moon and the first human babies are being born on Mars who will call it their Home.

SpaceX Calls Off Launch Of Space Weather Satellite

AP | By MARCIA DUNN | Posted 04.09.2015 | Science

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - SpaceX called off Sunday's planned launch of a deep-space observatory - and a revolutionary rocket-landing attempt - after...

WATCH: How SpaceX Will Reuse Its Rockets Is Pretty Remarkable

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 02.03.2015 | Science

This just may be the most awesome lift-off and landing you've seen yet. The Hawthorne, Calif.-based, private spaceflight company SpaceX has release...

NASA's Investment in Commercial Space Is Vindicated!

Greg Autry | Posted 03.31.2015 | Business
Greg Autry

Last week, Google and Fidelity announced they were acquiring about 10 percent of Elon Musk's Space Exploration Technologies, "SpaceX."

Google Just Invested A Ton Of Money In SpaceX

AP | Posted 03.23.2015 | Business

To infinity and beyond!

Elon Musk Wants To Bring The Internet To Space

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 01.20.2015 | Business

“Our focus is on creating a global communications system that would be larger than anything that has been talked about to date."

This Week in Science: Smartphone Pain, Belated Christmas in Space, and a Sand-Inscribing Robot

World Science Festival | Posted 03.18.2015 | Science
World Science Festival

Move over, stiff neck; there's a new spinal problem to reckon with. Doctors are seeing some patients with "text neck"--pain caused by inclining one's head for long periods of time while staring at a smartphone, thus putting extra stress on the spine.

SpaceX Continues to Deliver the Goods for America

Greg Autry | Posted 03.15.2015 | Technology
Greg Autry

SpaceX has an impressive half dozen commercial launches to its name and a manifest of launch orders from domestic and international clients stretching into the future. They've managed to do this the old fashioned way, by being cheaper, faster and more reliable.

SpaceX Has No Luck With Landing Rocket At Sea

AP | MARCIA DUNN | Posted 03.12.2015 | Science

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX sent a supply ship soaring flawlessly toward the International Space Station on Saturday, but the booster rocket ...

SpaceX Rocket Launches Space Cargo, But Crash Lands

Reuters | Posted 03.12.2015 | Business

(Adds rocket launcher failing to land back on platform) By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Jan 10 (Reuters) - An unmann...

Elon Musk May Unveil Mars Colony Plans This Year

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 01.09.2015 | Business

Elon Musk has plans for future Martians.

Countdown For SpaceX Rocket Launch Aborted

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 01.06.2015 | Science

UPDATE: The launch countdown was aborted today due to a "Falcon 9 launch vehicle issue." The launch has been rescheduled for 5:09 a.m. EST Friday, pen...

Zero to One: An Idea for Our Time

Max Benavidez | Posted 02.22.2015 | Business
Max Benavidez

For Thiel, the intelligently designed startup that will eventually evolve into what he calls the creative monopoly is the key to a brighter future for our world.

Orion: On Our Way to Mars Again?

Marco Cáceres | Posted 02.08.2015 | Science
Marco Cáceres

In the midst of a series of technical glitches that delayed the planned launch of the Orion capsule by a Delta IV rocket on Thursday, NASA Administrator Charles Bolden is reported to have told NBC News, "We're now on the way to Mars, and that's what's most important." Uh, no.

Orion: Hard to Get All Tingly Over NASA's New Capsule

Marco Cáceres | Posted 02.02.2015 | Science
Marco Cáceres

While the first launch of Orion (a program which has already been around for a decade) is an important step, NASA is nowhere close to having its own manned space system.