NASA Pays $127 Million To Build Robotic Space Gas Station

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
NASA sign in Orlando, Florida/USA at the Kennedy space center museum entrance. April 10, 2013. Ingus Kruklitis / Shutterstock.com

Intended launch date is in 2020

Virgin Galactic Returning To Space 1st Time After Deadly Crash

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Entrepreneur Richard Branson waves a model of the LauncherOne cargo spacecraft from a window of an actual size model of SpaceShipTwo on display, after Virgin Galactic's LauncherOne announcement and news conference, at the Farnborough Airshow 2012 in southern England July 11, 2012. (REUTERS/Luke MacGregor)

Ticket price of only $250,000 dollars

Gov't Pays $860 Million To Huge Defense Contractors Just To Maintain Ability To Launch Rockets

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Soldier: Holding Out Cash (Shutterstock.com/Sean Locke Photography)

They’re getting the cash because of stiff competition

Facebook Brings WiFi To Country Of 1.2 Billion

Business | Eric Lieberman
A parabolic satellite dish providing Internet access. [Shutterstock - gyn9037]

‘We’re currently live’

Facebook's Internet Drone Exploded, According To US Investigations

Daily Caller News Foundation | Eric Lieberman
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg during the II CEO Summit of the Americas on the sidelines of the VII Summit of the Americas in Panama City in this April 10, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Files

‘We were happy with the successful first test flight’

US Paid Russia $71 Million For Ride To Space Station

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Vladimir Putin (Credit: Frederic Legrand - COMEO / Shutterstock.com)

Putin plans to raise the price to $81 million by 2018

Europe Changes Laws To Allow Mining Of Asteroids

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Dawn robotic spacecraft next to Ceres and Vesta, members of the asteroid belt, to study them in space. - Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Elenarts)

The hub of the future space mining business

Trump Wants NASA To Send Astronauts To Mars And Robots To Jupiter

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
New York, NY USA - July 16, 2016: Donald Trump speaks during introduction Governor Mike Pence as running for vice president at Hilton hotel Midtown Manhattan (Lev radin/Shutterstock.com)

Paid for by eliminating bureaucratic waste and cutting back on environmental science

New Mars TV Show Is Basically A Giant Elon Musk Commercial

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
An artist's depiction of a team of astronauts performing work on a space station while orbiting above the surface of Mars. Elements of this image furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock/Marc Ward)

The show’s reasonable authority figure is clearly based on Musk

Billionaire Elon Musk's Solar Company Has Basically Turned Into A Bonfire Of Money

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Joker stands in front of a bonfire of cash. (YouTube screengrab)

They need a bailout

NASA Astronaut Casts The Only Vote From Space

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
My Vote Counted Sticker on American Flag (Shutterstock/cpreiser000)

NASA didn’t state which candidate he voted for

NASA Is Worried Another SpaceX Rocket Will Explode

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explodes on launchpad Photo: USLaunchReport/YouTube

This will make Musk have a much harder time finding new clients

China Launches Its Largest Rocket Ever Into Space

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

Can carry 25 tons into low-Earth orbit

Subsidizing Elon Musk's Dream

Opinion | Derek Hunter
Tesla Motors Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk pauses during a news conference in Tokyo in this file photo from September 8, 2014.   REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Everyone should oppose taxpayers funding the vanity projects of billionaires.

Here's What Elon Musk Says Blew Up His Rocket

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

It could take up to a full year to resume launches

The Failures Of Elon Musk: Space Aliens Did It

Opinion | Peter Ferrara
SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explodes on launchpad Photo: USLaunchReport/YouTube

Is Musk building his own paper empire that will only similarly crash and burn the taxpayers once again?

Here's Elon Musk's Plan To Send 1 Million To Mars In Next 40 Years

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
An artist's depiction of a team of astronauts performing work on a space station while orbiting above the surface of Mars. Elements of this image furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock/Marc Ward)

Musk plans to send the first missions to Mars in 2018 or 2020

Boeing Puts The Finishing Touches On Its New Starliner

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Spacecraft Launch Into Space. Elements of this image furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock/Vadim Sadovski)

It’ll be carrying astronauts to the International Space Station by early 2018

Elon Musk: Skeptics Of Self-Driving Vehicles Are 'Killing People'

Business | Chris White
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk talks at the Automotive World News Congress at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan, January 13, 2015. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

‘You’re killing people’

Elon Musk Backs Away From Claim That Sabotage Blew Up His Rocket

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

‘Leading theory right now’