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# spacex - Saturday 12 April, 2014

Computer failure on International Space Station may require spacewalk to fix

However, the six-man crew is not currently in danger, officials have said.

# spacex - Sunday 11 August, 2013

The new space race, and the startups looking to profit from it Private Spaceships This post contains videos

The new space race, and the startups looking to profit from it

Whether for personal dreams of adventure or for profit, these companies are doing the engineering and basic science needed to get humans into space.

# spacex - Friday 1 March, 2013

SpaceX capsule encounters problems in orbit

Three of the capsule’s four thrusters failed to fire up en route to the space station.

# spacex - Monday 8 October, 2012

SpaceX rocket on a mission to the ISS - with ice cream included

The commercial cargo ship is bringing 1,000 science experiments and gear to the inhabitants of the ISS – as well as a freezer of chocolate-vanilla swirl ice cream.

# spacex - Friday 1 June, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday

Your essential evening round-up of the day’s biggest news, plus the bits and pieces you may have missed…

# spacex - Thursday 31 May, 2012

Dragon returns to Earth after successful ISS mission SpaceX This post contains videos

Dragon returns to Earth after successful ISS mission

Space capsule splashed down in the Pacific Ocean today.

# spacex - Friday 25 May, 2012

VIDEO: "Looks like we got us a Dragon by the tail" Space This post contains videos

VIDEO: "Looks like we got us a Dragon by the tail"

A private company has successfully supplied cargo to the ISS for the first time on board the Dragon capsule.

# spacex - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Second time lucky: NASA launches SpaceX rocket headed for ISS Beam Me Up This post contains videos

Second time lucky: NASA launches SpaceX rocket headed for ISS

Saturday’s first attempt at a launch was abandoned after engine trouble – but no such problems this time, with a payload of food – and 300 temporarily spacebound astronomy buffs.

# spacex - Saturday 19 May, 2012

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The Daily Fix: Saturday

Your round-up of the day’s biggest stories as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

VIDEO: ISS cargo rocket fails on launch

The SpaceX mission was to be the first attempt by private US companies vying to take over the supply route following the end of NASA’s shuttle missions.