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The International Space Station's robotic arm, Canadarm2, grapples the Orbital Sciences' Cygnus cargo craft.  (Source: NASA TV)

Space Florida Expects SpaceX To Touch Down In Texas

Space Florida, the quasi-government agency created to grow the space industry, expects billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk to set up the world’s first private launch facility in Texas.

07/18/2014

Tesla store, which sells high-end electric cars, opens in new wing of Dadeland Mall. (Source:CBS4)

Tesla Store Sells High-End Electric Cars In New Wing Of Dadeland Mall

For years, consumers have bought everything from clothes and shoes to home appliances and everything in between at malls across America. But what about buying a car to finish the complete shopping experience?

05/29/2013

SpaceX Dragon landed In the Pacific Ocean with 3,500 pounds of ISS cargo on May 18, 2014.  (Source: @SpaceX)

SpaceX Capsule On Its Way Home

Packed with science samples collected by the crew of the International Space Station, the privately owned cargo ship Dragon is headed back to Earth.

CBS4–03/26/2013

The privately owned SpaceX Dragon capsule arrived at the International Space Station a day later than expected due to a thruster problem. (Source: CBS4)

SpaceX Capsule Arrives At Space Station

The privately owned SpaceX Dragon capsule arrived at the International Space Station a day later than expected due to a thruster problem.

03/03/2013

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

SpaceX Working To Fix Dragon Capsule’s Thrusters

Repairs are underway and flight controllers are making good progress fixing a problem with the orbiting Dragon capsule.

CBS4–03/01/2013

Dennis Tito (Source: Wikipedia)

First Space Tourist Plans 2018 Trip To Mars

Visit Mars. That’s the insanely ambitious plan that Dennis Tito, who was the first private space traveler a little less than 12 years ago, will announce in more detail next week.

CBS4–02/22/2013

SpaceX Falcon rocket launches from Cape Canaveral.  (Source: CBS)

Spacex Dragon Capsule Launched To Space Station

SpaceX’s Falcon rocket roared into space Sunday evening from Cape Canaveral carrying a Dragon capsule packed with supplies for the International Space Station.

10/08/2012

(Photo by Roberto Gonzalez/Getty Images)

SpaceX Dragon Splashes Down After Successful Mission

The world’s first commercial supply ship to the International Space Station is on its way back to Earth. Astronauts set the SpaceX Dragon loose after a five-day visit, releasing the vessel with the space station’s robot arm.

CBS4–05/31/2012

The International Space Station with the Dragon spacecraft on its robotic arm.  (Source: NASA.gov)

ISS Astronauts Capture The Dragon

It’s the start of a new era in space technology. Friday, the first-ever private spacecraft arrived at the International Space Station, making history as the first commercial delivery in orbit.

CBS4–05/25/2012

(Photo by Roberto Gonzalez/Getty Images)

SpaceX Rocket Blasts Off For Space Station

The SpaceX rocket, the world’s first private supply ship, took part in a crucial fly-by Thursday near the International Space Station.

CBS4–05/24/2012

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