Here’s why SpaceX doesn’t use parachutes.

We know that SpaceX's Crew Dragon and Rocket lab's first stage uses parachutes to land on Earth.  So, why doesn't SpaceX use parachutes to land their Falcon 9, Starship, or Super Heavy? SpaceX doesn't use...

Here’s why SpaceX uses Kerosene in Falcon rockets.

SpaceX's newest rocket, Starship, uses Methane(CH4) and Liquid Oxygen (LOX) as fuel. However, the Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy uses rocket-grade Kerosene (RP-1) and LOX as a propellant.  So, why does SpaceX use Kerosene? SpaceX...

SpaceX’s Starlink Internet has Enormous Potential.

SpaceX is launching a massive satellite constellation for low cost, fast, and reliable broadband internet. If everything goes according to plan, Elon Musk hopes Starlink can start their service in 2020. This SpaceX’s Starlink...

Here’s why SpaceX payload fairings are so expensive.

For a long time, SpaceX has been trying to capture and reuse their Payload Fairings. Few times they have been successful; other times, they failed. During an interview, Gwynne Shotwell, the President and Chief Operating...

Why is Starlink a big deal?

Many people don't even realize that SpaceX's Starlink is a big deal. In this article, we are going to discuss that. If you live in a city, then, of course, you have high-speed broadband internet....

How to become like Elon Musk? Failures, Quotes, and Life Lessons.

Elon Musk is one of the most famous people on earth today. He has achieved so much even before reaching age 50, which is mind-blowing. However, everything in his life is not a success...

Will SpaceX put ULA out of business?

SpaceX's Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy rockets cost $62 million and $90 million, respectively, and both rocket's first stage is reusable. They are also developing a fully reusable Mars transportation rocket, Starship.  Since 2006, ULA...

Why are SpaceX rockets cheaper?

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket costs $60 million, and Falcon Heavy costs $90 million to launch. In comparison, ULA's Delta IV Heavy costs $400 million for a single launch. NASA and SpaceX are both building...

Here’s why SpaceX is making Starlink.

SpaceX wanted to make reusable rockets and made the Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy. Because of its low cost, SpaceX has the majority of the space launch market share and dominates the space industry. So,...

Why did SpaceX buy an entire village?

Boca Chica is a small community of retirees in Cameron County, Texas. The nearest city is Brownsville.  Boca Chica is unincorporated. It's not a village, town, or city. There are no police precinct, post office,...

Here’s why SpaceX is not public.

Elon Musk, the founder of Zip2, PayPal, Tesla, SpaceX, Neuralink, and Boring Company, has only one publicly-traded company — Tesla. All of his other companies are private, including SpaceX. During an interview in 2018, SpaceX...

Here’s why SpaceX hires only Americans.

Elon Musk has several successful companies. SpaceX and Tesla are the most well known among them. All of his companies employ hundreds of thousands of people, including foreign nationals. For example, in Tesla US...