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Maureen Dowd asks the billionaire about life with Grimes and Baby X, Trump, Tesla, tunnels and blasting off So how do the King of Mars, his Gala(...)

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket  at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, earlier this week. Photograph: New York Times Service

A Japanese billionaire’s astronomical ambitions to become the first tourist to circle the moon in Elon Musk’s SpaceX rocket may have been tainted by t(...)

Rocket man: Yusaku Maezawa wants a partner for his Big Falcon Rocket trip. Photograph: Toshifumi Kitamura/AFP

A Japanese billionaire is looking for a “special woman” to join him on Elon Musk’s mission around the moon. Yusaku Maezawa, the founder of Zozo, Japa(...)

Tesla chief executive Elon Musk will have to go before a federal jury and defend calling a British caver a “pedo guy.” Photograph: Bloomberg

It all boils down to what, exactly, Elon Musk meant when he called a British cave explorer “pedo guy.” In a Los Angeles court on Tuesday, Mr Musk and (...)

Some Tesla board members have told company founder Elon Musk in recent days to stop tweeting. To date, he has not heeded that advice. Photograph: Kiichiro Sato/AP Photo

Members of Tesla’s board are scrambling to control a chief executive who some directors think is out of control. Elon Musk, the electric-car maker’s(...)

TheFalcon 9 SpaceX rocket lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Complex 40 launch pad inFlorida

SpaceX successfully deployed an Indonesian satellite into orbit early Tuesday, notching another milestone in its bid to quickly reuse rockets in its 1(...)

A model of the Éirloop entry in the Hyperloop challenge. The Éirloop team estimates the project will cost about €230,000 in components, air freight and travel.

In 1884, Irishman Frank Ebrington, a trainee engineer, became the fastest man in the world. He boarded an empty train at Kingstown (now Dún Laoghaire)(...)

Elon Musk: Mars colonial fleet would be “kind of like Battlestar Galactica”.

In numbers: the King of Golf $6,000 The late Arnold Palmer’s annual earnings at around the time he became the first client of sports marketing agenc(...)

The SpaceX Falcon  rocket lifts off from space launch complex 40 at Cape Canaveral, Florida, the US. Photograph: Bruce Weaver/AFP/Getty Images

SpaceX has successfully launched a docking port into orbit en route to the International Space Station. The unmanned Falcon rocket streaked upwards t(...)

Jean-Paul Herteman, chief executiveof Safran, arrives at the Elysee Palace to attend a meeting with French president Francois Hollande. Airbus Group and Safran are to boost co-operation with a joint venture in space launchers, aiming to galvanize Europe’s competitive response to US low-cost rival SpaceX. Photograph: Philippe Wojazer/Reuters

Airbus Group and Safran have agreed to create a 50-50 joint venture in space launchers, combining Airbus’s launch systems with Safran’s propulsion sys(...)