Americas Mad Scientist: 24 Hours With Elon Musk

Morning When I arrive at the Los Angeles caf where Elon Musk suggested we meet, hes already there, sipping an espresso on the patio and sending an email to every single American that says the word space. Hello, he says, shaking both of my hands at once with a sleek robotic device that enables

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How Rosetta Made An Epic Journey Through Space And Overcame Incredible Challenges

Imagine launching a robotic spacecraft on a ten-year mission to land on a comet, 600 million kilometres from Earth, knowing that you will not be able to make any physical repairs to the craft during the journey. This daunting engineering challenge has been the ultimate goal of the European Space

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