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Jyoti Mann
05 Feb 2023, 17:53

Elon Musk says SpaceX is planning to attempt a launch of its Starship spacecraft in March

Elon Musk says SpaceX is planning to attempt a launch of its Starship spacecraft in March

Elon Musk says SpaceX is planning to attempt a launch of its Starship spacecraft in March

SpaceX tested its Super Heavy Booster prototype in July at its facility in Boca Chica, Texas, but it ended in an unexpected explosion.

Nasa's new rocket engine could shorten the journey time to Mars and Moon: A game-changer for deep space exploration
Rahul Verma
30 Jan 2023, 15:39

Nasa's new rocket engine could shorten the journey time to Mars and Moon: A game-changer for deep space exploration

As Nasa gears up for a return to the moon with the Artemis mission, the administration has announced that researchers have successfully developed and tested a new type of rocket supersonic rocket engine called a Rotating Detonation Rocket Engine (RDRE) that will help Nasa with deep space missions.The point of RDRE designs is to use less fuel while also providing more thrust than the current propulsion system that Nasa and other companies rely on.

Spaceport boss says it's challenging being a successful woman in the space industry as some people exclude her from conversations
Kate Duffy
28 Jan 2023, 17:52

Spaceport boss says it's challenging being a successful woman in the space industry as some people exclude her from conversations

Melissa Thorpe, head of Spaceport Cornwall, said she didn't look like the average spaceport director and has faced several challenges.