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Billionaire Elon Musk hasn’t exactly had a smooth week in press relations, but today brought a string of feel-good tweets over a fake-news story on the ClickHole website. The headline? “More Bad Press for Elon: The Car Elon Musk Launched Into … Continue reading
It took a day or two, but astronomers have figured out where the Tesla Roadster launched into deep space aboard SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket is going. And it’s not the planet Mars or the asteroid belt. Observations of the Roadster, … Continue reading
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — When SpaceX launches a Tesla Roadster sports car into deep space atop its very first Falcon Heavy rocket, the driver’s seat won’t be empty. The company’s billionaire founder, Elon Musk, posted a photo on Instagram overnight … Continue reading