Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX) and Tesla Inc., speaks during an event at the SpaceX launch facility in Cameron County, Texas, U.S., on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. Musk gave space fans an update Saturday evening on the status of "Starship," the next-generation vehicle his SpaceX plans to use to eventually take humans to Mars. Photographer: Bronte Wittpenn/Bloomberg

Elon Musk gave space fans an outline of plans for “Starship,” the next-generation vehicle his Space Exploration Technologies Corp expects to use to ev(...)

Tesla chief executive Elon Musk has had a tumultuous year following  a series of controversial tweets.

Elon Musk, the chief executive officer of both Tesla and Space Exploration Technologies, opened up about his tumultuous year in a wide-ranging intervi(...)

Elon Musk’s tunnelling startup The Boring Company could make its drills available. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

Elon Musk is sending a team of engineers to Thailand to explore ways to help rescue a boys’ soccer team stuck in a cave. The billionaire’s companies (...)

Houston-based Orion Span’s Aurora Station is planned as a 35-by-14-foot module, or roughly the interior volume of a Gulfstream G550 private jet.

Aboard the International Space Station (ISS), an astronaut’s life is typically work, exercise, rest, repeat. But what if your chance of having the rig(...)

Space X’s Falcon 9 rocket is prepared for a launch to the International Space Station on Saturday at the Kennedy Space Center, Florida. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is poised for a debut flight on Saturday from a Nasa launchpad which has not been used since the end of the space shuttle pr(...)

A handout image from a NASA live camera shows a fire burning on a launch pad in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

A SpaceX rocket carrying a communications satellite exploded on the launchpad this morning, dealing a major blow to Facebook’s plans for expanding int(...)

Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Tesla Motors Inc. and Space Exploration Technologies Inc. known as SpaceX, is “going to try and do for satellites what we’ve done for rockets”. ( Photograph: Brendan Hoffman/Bloomberg)

The world according to Elon Musk is about to get more ambitious -- ranging from a Seattle engineering office to develop and launch satellites to the (...)

Chief Executive of SpaceX Elon Musk poses with the SpaceX Dragon 2 space craft at it’s unveiling ceremony in Los Angeles, California. Photograph: Paul Buck/EPA

A US company that has flown unmanned capsules to the Space Station unveiled a spacecraft designed to ferry up to seven astronauts to low-Earth orbit. (...)