China Aims At 'SPACE SUPERPOWER' Status By 2020

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Astronaut on meteor holding the Chinese flag (Shutterstock/koya979)

‘Dominant’

Elon Musk Going To Mars And Beyond Starting In 2018 With New Rocket

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
People watch as India's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-D6) blasts off carrying a 2117 kg GSAT-6 communication satellite from the Satish Dhawan space centre at Sriharikota, India, August 27, 2015. (REUTERS/Stringer)

‘We’re going to send a mission to Mars with every Mars opportunity from 2018 onwards’

There's A Huge Uncontrolled Fire At The Air Force's Space Base

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Firefighters battle wildfire with Slash and burn (Shutterstock/akiyoko)

The fire has already burned 4,500 acres near the base

Lawsuit Claims Tesla-SolarCity Merger Props Up Failed Investments

Business | Chris White
A man looks around Tesla Motors' Model S P85 at its showroom in Beijing January 29, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo

‘Bailing out their own investments’

SpaceX Undeterred By Explosion: Plans To Return To Space In November

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk speaks after unveiling the Dragon V2 spacecraft in Hawthorne, California May 29, 2014. Space Exploration Technologies announced April 27, 2016, it will send uncrewed Dragon spacecraft to Mars as early as 2018, a first step in company founder Elon Musk's goal to fly people to another planet. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo

‘We’re anticipating getting back to flight’

SpaceX Rocket Explosion Will Cost Elon Musk $120 Million

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
A remodeled version of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on the launcher’s first mission since a June failure in Cape Canaveral, Florida, December 21, 2015. The rocket carried a payload of eleven satellites owned by Orbcomm, a New Jersey-based communications company. The first stage returned to land following launch. REUTERS/Joe Skipper

A ‘huge blow’ to SpaceX

Elon Musk Might Get An Inferiority Complex Over Jeff Bezos's New Rocket

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
People watch as India's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-D6) blasts off carrying a 2117 kg GSAT-6 communication satellite from the Satish Dhawan space centre at Sriharikota, India, August 27, 2015. (REUTERS/Stringer)

Blue Origin ‘won’t green-light a rocket until they’re sure it will work’

Elon Musk Still Doesn't Know Why His Rocket Exploded

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk speaks after unveiling the Dragon V2 spacecraft in Hawthorne, California May 29, 2014. Space Exploration Technologies announced April 27, 2016, it will send uncrewed Dragon spacecraft to Mars as early as 2018, a first step in company founder Elon Musk's goal to fly people to another planet. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo

‘Most difficult and complex failure’

Elon Musk's Rivals Say It Could Take A Year To Recover From Rocket Explosion

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk speaks after unveiling the Dragon V2 spacecraft in Hawthorne, California May 29, 2014. Space Exploration Technologies announced April 27, 2016, it will send uncrewed Dragon spacecraft to Mars as early as 2018, a first step in company founder Elon Musk's goal to fly people to another planet. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo

‘It typically takes nine to 12 months for people to return to flight’

Elon Musk Is About To Get Slammed With A $50 Million Lawsuit For Rocket Explosion

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Gavel (Credit: Shutterstock)

‘The company has begun measures to recover funds invested in the project’

Google's Internet Cable Spans Entire Pacific Ocean

Business | Eric Lieberman
Employees of Orange Marine work on the installation of the very high speed submarine cable "SEA-ME-WE 5" linking Singapore to France, on March 1, 2016 in La Seyne-sur-Mer, southern France. BORIS HORVAT/AFP/Getty Images

From US to Japan To Taiwan

Elon Musk's Ball Of Fire Made Mark Zuckerberg Look Bad, And Zuck Is Not Happy

Business | Eric Lieberman
Left: [Reuters/Albert Gea] Right: [Adrian Sanchez-Gonzalez/AFP/Getty Images]

‘The problem isn’t the money; it’s that now it may take longer to connect people’

Elon Musk's Fortune Plummets $779 Million As Tesla-SolarCity Flops

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Elon Musk, Chairman of SolarCity and CEO of Tesla Motors, speaks at SolarCityÕs Inside Energy Summit in Manhattan, New York October 2, 2015. SolarCity on Friday said it had built a solar panel that is the most efficient in the industry at transforming sunlight into electricity. REUTERS/Rashid Umar Abbasi

‘He’s got guts … but Elon could implode.”

WATCH: Elon Musk's Rocket Explodes On Launch Pad

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett

Presently, the cause of the explosion is not known

SpaceX Rocket Launch Goes All Wrong

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
A remodeled version of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on the launcher’s first mission since a June failure in Cape Canaveral, Florida, December 21, 2015. The rocket carried a payload of eleven satellites owned by Orbcomm, a New Jersey-based communications company. The first stage returned to land following launch. REUTERS/Joe Skipper

SpaceX plans to use a similar rocket to launch a human into space in October 2017

China, US Face Off In New Space Race: Mars 2020

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Mars rover. Elements of this image furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock.com/Vadim Sadovski)

Obama’s delays and funding cuts have allowed China to close the gap with NASA in space

Don't Go Against The Family -- Musk, Cousins Buy $100 Million In SolarCity

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk reveals a Tesla Energy battery for businesses and utility companies during an event in Hawthorne, California April 30, 2015. Tesla Motors Inc unveiled Tesla Energy - a suite of batteries for homes, businesses and utilities - a highly-anticipated plan to expand its business beyond electric vehicles. REUTERS/Patrick T. Fallon

‘SolarCity is burning through a lot of cash’

NASA To Install 'Parking Space' For Private Companies On Space Station [VIDEO]

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
A NASA photo shows a SpaceX Dragon capsule as it is released from the International Space Station in this image released to social media on May 11, 2016. (Courtesy NASA/Handout via REUTERS)

The new ‘parking space’ will dock private spacecraft starting next year

US In 'Urgent Need' Of Space Defense Policy, Experts Say

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
A SM-3 missile smashing into a spy satellite. (Shutterstock/edobric )

‘Modern space power involves far more than just reconnaissance satellites’

Congress Concerned As NASA Begs Private Sector To Help Catch An Asteroid

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Asteroid nears Earth with sun in the background. Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Elenarts)

‘[Obama] should stop forcing the mission on NASA and let scientists and engineers propose missions’