Master of Creative Disruption Leadership Award Innovator: Elon Musk, CEO of Space Exploration Technologies and Tesla Motors Elon Musk, the entrepreneur, is having a good year. His companies, Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) and Tesla Motor
Fly wheels, such as the NASA flywheel module above, are one way to store rotational energy for use by spacecraft or machines on Earth. NASA’s looking for new energy storage systems to enable our future exploration missions.
Dragon in its Nest A Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) Dragon spacecraft splashed down in the Pacific Ocean at 3:22 p.m. EDT Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, a few hundred miles west of Baja California, Mexico. The splashdown successfully ended the first contracted cargo delivery flight contracted by NASA to resupply the International Space Station. Image Credit: SpaceX
SpaceX Pulls Off First Reused Rocket Mission in Triumph for Musk
SpaceX Pulls Off First Reused Rocket Mission in Triumph for Musk .::. Space Exploration Technologies Corp. flew and landed the same orbital rocket a second time in less than a year a significant milestone in Chief Executive Officer Elon Musks mission to employ reusability as a means to reducing the cost of spaceflight. .::. deadduck