Reusable

12.22.15
Here's a close look at SpaceX's historic rocket landing
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Here's a close look at SpaceX's historic rocket landing

If you wanted to see more of SpaceX's reusable rocket tech in action, today's your lucky day.

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12.20.15
SpaceX will try to launch and land a rocket Monday night
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SpaceX will try to launch and land a rocket Monday night

SpaceX is returning to rocket launches with its first attempt at a ground landing.

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11.24.15
Jeff Bezos beats Elon Musk's SpaceX in the reusable rocket race
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Jeff Bezos beats Elon Musk's SpaceX in the reusable rocket race

Blue Origin got their BE-3 rocket to the edge of space, then landed it without breaking anything.

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07.20.15
Can microwave-powered shuttles make space travel cheaper?
07.20.15

Can microwave-powered shuttles make space travel cheaper?

How much does it take to launch a satellite? According to Rocket Lab's Peter Beck "You pretty much...

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01.28.15
SpaceX shows how its heavy-lifting rocket will (hopefully) work
01.28.15

SpaceX shows how its heavy-lifting rocket will (hopefully) work

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy has yet to grace a launch pad, but that isn't stopping the company from exto...

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11.22.14
SpaceX's reusable rockets get help from 'X-wing' fins and drone ships
11.22.14

SpaceX's reusable rockets get help from 'X-wing' fins and drone ships

SpaceX's reusable rockets already have a few tricks up their metal sleeves, but it looks like they...

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08.14.14
Rocket recycling: watch SpaceX's Falcon 9 fly back to Earth
08.14.14

Rocket recycling: watch SpaceX's Falcon 9 fly back to Earth

Back in mid-July, one of SpaceX's two-stage Falcon 9 rockets blasted off from Cape Canaveral to de...

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09.17.13
DARPA's XS-1 program aims for an unmanned spaceship with aircraft-like costs
09.17.13

DARPA's XS-1 program aims for an unmanned spaceship with aircraft-like costs

The reusable spacecraft we've seen so far haven't really lived up to their billing: vehicles like...

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04.23.13
SpaceX's Grasshopper VTOL rocket triples its previous best with 840-foot hop (video)
04.23.13

SpaceX's Grasshopper VTOL rocket triples its previous best with 840-foot hop (video)

If it were in Aesop's fable, SpaceX's Grasshopper would probably be the ant instead, as the reusab...

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