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spaceGigafund is inspired by Elon Musk’s SpaceX

Luke Nosek is leaving Founders Fund, the venture capital firm he co-founded more than a decade ago with Peter Thiel, Axios reported. Luke was previously a founding exec at PayPal. UPDATE – The Nextbigfuture article was read by Luke Nosek …

astronomyCarnival of Space 526

Universe Today -Preparations for Deployment of InSight Lander to Mars are Ramping Up! Universe Today -Hubble Spots First Indications of Water on TRAPPIST-1s Planets Universe Today – NASA’s Peggy Whitson Safely Returns Home in Soyuz from Record Breaking Stay in …

astronomyCarnival of Space 525

The Carnival of Space 525 is up at Everyday Spacer Universe Today – Exoplanet-Hunters Detect Two New “Warm Jupiters” As of August 1st, 2017, a total of 3,639 exoplanets have been discovered in 2,729 planetary systems and 612 multiple planetary …

spaceAutonomous rocket tracking

Working with the U.S. Air Force, Spacex has developed autonomous rocket-tracking technology that makes it possible to fly its next-generation launch vehicle. Spacex has also dramatically cuts the cost of a rocket launch and made it possible to launch on …