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18 Oct 2020
Elon Musk's SpaceX launches a Falcon 9 rocket transporting 60 Starlink internet satellites from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Starlink, which is part of SpaceX, aims to build a high-speed global internet network.
5 Oct 2020
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18 Aug 2020
Here are a few reasons to pick up a copy of The Guardian on Wednesday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on Wednesday.⁣
2 Jun 2020
US President Donald Trump says the death of George Floyd, a black man who died while an officer kneeled on his neck, is "a very, very sad event". Trump made the comments while touring the Kennedy Space Center before SpaceX's planned launch to the International Space Station, which was eventually scrubbed due to fears of a lightning strike.
16 Apr 2020
Google has banned the popular videoconferencing software Zoom from its employees’ devices, citing ‘’ security vulnerabilities’’. However, Google isn’t the first company to ban employees from using Zoom. Earlier this month, SpaceX, a rocket company, also banned employees, citing “significant privacy and security concerns'.⁣⁣
20 Jan 2020
NASA has said it was the 'last milestone' before two of its astronauts are ferried to the ISS with a SpaceX instead of a Russian Soyuz rocket. SpaceX hopes to begin commercial flights by 2021.
29 Jul 2018
For Bloomberg Businessweek’s Space Issue, photographer Steven Brahms traveled to Cape Canaveral, Fla., to capture a rare moonlit launch of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon capsule.
12 May 2018
Silicon Valley Space Center Managing Director Sean Case discusses the launch of SpaceX's reusable Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Lisa Abramowicz on "What'd You Miss?"
24 Jun 2017
Elon Musk's SpaceX successfully fired up a Falcon 9 rocket for the eighth time this year on Friday, matching its flight total for all of last year.

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