How Elon Musk is changing the world by doing the craziest things

SpaceX, the exploration company founded by tech mogul Elon Musk, launched the Falcon Heavy Feb. 6 to become the most powerful rocket launch since NASA’s Apollo Missions ended in 1973. The Falcon Heavy, which can generate more than five million pounds of thrust and can carry 141,000 pounds of cargo into low Earth orbit, was […]

7 things to know before going into space

Space is a big. Really big. Really, really big. And guess what? You can go there, but it’s probably a good idea to know a little bit about it before taking off. Here are 7 things you absolutely must know before shooting out into space.   -by Ben Nelson