Advertisement
BE PART OF THE TEAM

Access exclusive podcasts, interviews and analysis with a monthly or annual membership

Become A Member
Dublin: 9°C Tuesday 11 May 2021

#Elon musk

# elon-musk - Thursday 6 May, 2021

SpaceX Starship makes clean landing in latest test flight
# SpaceX
From TheJournal.ie
# SpaceX

SpaceX Starship makes clean landing in latest test flight

Thu 6:59 AM 16,565 Views 9 Comments

This latest upgraded version of SpaceX’s full-scale, stainless steel, bullet-shaped rocket ship soared more than six miles over the Gulf of Mexico.

# elon-musk - Friday 23 April, 2021

SpaceX launches third crew on recycled rocket with computer experiment by two Irish schoolgirls on board
# Blast Off
From TheJournal.ie
# Blast Off

SpaceX launches third crew on recycled rocket with computer experiment by two Irish schoolgirls on board

Apr 23rd 2021, 1:03 PM 14,314 Views 8 Comments

The 17-year-old are the first Irish students to have had their computer experiment for the International Space Station accepted.

# elon-musk - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

SpaceX Starship rocket test ends in another failure
# Outer Space
From TheJournal.ie
# Outer Space

SpaceX Starship rocket test ends in another failure

Mar 30th 2021, 3:26 PM 13,644 Views 23 Comments

Elon Musk hopes to use the Starship to one day fly crewed missions to the Moon, Mars, and elsewhere in space.

# elon-musk - Thursday 4 March, 2021

SpaceX Starship completes landing but then explodes in latest test
# Elon Musk
From TheJournal.ie
# Elon Musk

SpaceX Starship completes landing but then explodes in latest test

Mar 4th 2021, 7:33 AM 22,582 Views 56 Comments

Two previous test flights had crash-landed in fireballs.

# elon-musk - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Tesla's Elon Musk unveils new battery technology that will see more affordable cars
# Tesla
From TheJournal.ie
# Tesla

Tesla's Elon Musk unveils new battery technology that will see more affordable cars

Sep 23rd 2020, 7:09 AM 34,535 Views 40 Comments

However Musk warned that the new technology might not be ready for high-volume production until 2022.

# elon-musk - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Elon Musk unveils brain-reading chip in pigs
# Neuralink
From TheJournal.ie
# Neuralink

Elon Musk unveils brain-reading chip in pigs

Aug 29th 2020, 9:45 AM 42,023 Views 57 Comments

The Tesla founder showed off the technology during a demonstration from his startup Neuralink.

# elon-musk - Saturday 30 May, 2020

Lift off! Historic first as SpaceX rocket carries Nasa astronauts into orbit
# Launch America
From TheJournal.ie
# Launch America

Lift off! Historic first as SpaceX rocket carries Nasa astronauts into orbit

Updated May 30th 2020, 8:45 PM 83,889 Views 70 Comments

It is the first time a private company has carried people into space.

# elon-musk - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

SpaceX launch of Nasa astronauts postponed due to bad weather
# Return To Orbit
From TheJournal.ie
# Return To Orbit

SpaceX launch of Nasa astronauts postponed due to bad weather

Updated May 27th 2020, 9:40 PM 72,878 Views 61 Comments

The launch will be attempted again on Saturday.

# elon-musk - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

SpaceX launches 60 more Starlink satellites to test less reflective coating
# Blast Off
From TheJournal.ie
# Blast Off

SpaceX launches 60 more Starlink satellites to test less reflective coating

Jan 7th 2020, 9:03 AM 12,406 Views 22 Comments

Observatory director Jeff Hall said the satellites will be a growing risk to stargazers in the future.

# elon-musk - Friday 6 December, 2019

Elon Musk cleared of defamation over 'pedo guy' tweet
# Tweet
From TheJournal.ie
# Tweet

Elon Musk cleared of defamation over 'pedo guy' tweet

Dec 6th 2019, 10:55 PM 29,777 Views 44 Comments

Vernon Unsworth, a veteran cave explorer, said that Musk’s tweet was “very hurtful”.

# elon-musk - Thursday 5 December, 2019

British cave diver felt 'humiliated' by Elon Musk 'pedo guy' tweet
# Thai Cave Rescue
From TheJournal.ie
# Thai Cave Rescue

British cave diver felt 'humiliated' by Elon Musk 'pedo guy' tweet

Dec 5th 2019, 8:04 AM 28,261 Views 32 Comments

Vernon Unsworth is suing the Tesla co-founder for defamation.

# elon-musk - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Elon Musk wanted to call diver a 'creepy old man', not a paedophile, courts hears
# Vernon Unsworth
From TheJournal.ie
# Vernon Unsworth

Elon Musk wanted to call diver a 'creepy old man', not a paedophile, courts hears

Dec 4th 2019, 8:47 AM 16,709 Views 0 Comments

Vernon Unsworth is suing the co-founder of Tesla for defamation after the billionaire said in a since-deleted tweeted that he was a “pedo”.

# elon-musk - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Elon Musk to face defamation trial today over tweets about diver who helped in Thai cave rescue
# Court Case
From TheJournal.ie
# Court Case

Elon Musk to face defamation trial today over tweets about diver who helped in Thai cave rescue

Dec 3rd 2019, 7:33 AM 16,742 Views 16 Comments

Musk claims the phrase “pedo guy” was a common insult where he grew up that is “synonymous with ‘creepy old man’”.

# elon-musk - Saturday 23 November, 2019

Elon Musk's net worth falls by €700 million in one day after failed Cybertruck stunt
# Tesla
From TheJournal.ie
# Tesla

Elon Musk's net worth falls by €700 million in one day after failed Cybertruck stunt

Nov 23rd 2019, 3:18 PM 50,479 Views 54 Comments

The vehicle’s “indestructible” windows were smashed at a launch during the week.

# elon-musk - Friday 22 November, 2019

Elon Musk unveils Tesla's new Cybertruck but 'impact-proof' windows smash during demo
# Uh Oh
From TheJournal.ie
# Uh Oh

Elon Musk unveils Tesla's new Cybertruck but 'impact-proof' windows smash during demo

Nov 22nd 2019, 12:03 PM 34,644 Views 39 Comments

The Tesla co-founder unveiled the all-electric battery-powered pickup truck.

# elon-musk - Friday 12 April, 2019

SpaceX carries out first commercial launch sending Arab satellite into orbit
# Commercial Flight
From TheJournal.ie
# Commercial Flight

SpaceX carries out first commercial launch sending Arab satellite into orbit

Apr 12th 2019, 7:28 AM 8,484 Views 20 Comments

The rocket carried a Saudi Arabian satellite operated by Arabsat.

# elon-musk - Friday 8 March, 2019

Elon Musk's SpaceX Dragon capsule splashes down in Atlantic Ocean after successful test
# SpaceX
From TheJournal.ie
# SpaceX

Elon Musk's SpaceX Dragon capsule splashes down in Atlantic Ocean after successful test

Mar 8th 2019, 3:17 PM 12,088 Views 10 Comments

It was the first private space mission to the International Space Station.

# elon-musk - Saturday 2 March, 2019

A rocket that will bring US astronauts back to space has blasted off with a dummy named 'Ripley'
# Capsule
From TheJournal.ie
# Capsule

A rocket that will bring US astronauts back to space has blasted off with a dummy named 'Ripley'

Mar 2nd 2019, 10:50 AM 11,049 Views 26 Comments

The launch is a key step towards resuming manned space flights from US soil.

# elon-musk - Friday 18 January, 2019

Tesla to lay off thousands of employees due to 'very difficult' road ahead
# Electric Cars
From TheJournal.ie
# Electric Cars

Tesla to lay off thousands of employees due to 'very difficult' road ahead

Jan 18th 2019, 1:31 PM 51,810 Views 47 Comments

“Our products are too expensive for most people,” Elon Musk said.

# elon-musk - Saturday 12 January, 2019

SpaceX to lay off 10% of workforce due to 'extraordinarily difficult challenges'
# Elon Musk
From TheJournal.ie
# Elon Musk

SpaceX to lay off 10% of workforce due to 'extraordinarily difficult challenges'

Jan 12th 2019, 3:28 PM 20,824 Views 0 Comments

The company employs over 6,000 people.

# elon-musk - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Elon Musk and Tesla fined €34.4 million, Musk to step down as chairman over fraud charges
# Ouch
From TheJournal.ie
# Ouch

Elon Musk and Tesla fined €34.4 million, Musk to step down as chairman over fraud charges

Sep 30th 2018, 9:30 AM 22,630 Views 18 Comments

The controversial founder of the electric car manufacturer will remain as chief executive however.

# elon-musk - Friday 28 September, 2018

Elon Musk is being sued by US authorities over his controversial go-private tweet
# Hot Water
From TheJournal.ie
# Hot Water

Elon Musk is being sued by US authorities over his controversial go-private tweet

Sep 28th 2018, 8:17 AM 18,050 Views 20 Comments

Musk tweeted that he was considering taking car maker Tesla private.

# elon-musk - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Tesla to remain public after shareholders tell Elon Musk 'please don't do this'
# U-turn
From TheJournal.ie
# U-turn

Tesla to remain public after shareholders tell Elon Musk 'please don't do this'

Aug 25th 2018, 8:19 AM 18,248 Views 17 Comments

Shares at the company fell by 20% this month.

# elon-musk - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Arms maker Kalashnikov has created a retro-looking electric car to rival Tesla
# Move Over Tesla
From TheJournal.ie
# Move Over Tesla

Arms maker Kalashnikov has created a retro-looking electric car to rival Tesla

Aug 23rd 2018, 11:30 PM 39,333 Views 39 Comments

The brand is best known for its AK-47 machine gun.

# elon-musk - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Elon Musk confirmed Azealia Banks was at his house waiting for Grimes after initially denying it
# Elon Musk
From The Daily Edge
# Elon Musk

Elon Musk confirmed Azealia Banks was at his house waiting for Grimes after initially denying it

Aug 19th 2018, 9:32 AM 23,931 Views 1 Comment

Just another day in this simulation we call life.

# elon-musk - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

SpaceX vows manned flight to space station is on schedule
# SpaceX
From TheJournal.ie
# SpaceX

SpaceX vows manned flight to space station is on schedule

Aug 14th 2018, 7:49 AM 9,391 Views 9 Comments

On 3 August the agency named the first nine astronauts who will fly to space on Boeing and SpaceX vehicles in 2019.

# elon-musk - Monday 13 August, 2018

Azealia Banks has been waiting at Elon Musk's house 'for days' in the hopes of collaborating with Grimes
# Azealia Banks
From The Daily Edge
# Azealia Banks

Azealia Banks has been waiting at Elon Musk's house 'for days' in the hopes of collaborating with Grimes

Aug 13th 2018, 2:00 PM 3,762 Views 1 Comment

Imagine reading this headline in 2014.

# elon-musk - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Elon Musk sends Tesla stock price soaring with a tweet
# On The Up
From TheJournal.ie
# On The Up

Elon Musk sends Tesla stock price soaring with a tweet

Aug 7th 2018, 8:46 PM 44,378 Views 40 Comments

The controversial CEO says he’s considering taking the company private.

# elon-musk - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Elon Musk has apologised to the Thai cave rescuer he insulted
# Wild Boars
From TheJournal.ie
# Wild Boars

Elon Musk has apologised to the Thai cave rescuer he insulted

Jul 18th 2018, 8:52 AM 35,589 Views 51 Comments

Musk had insulted Vern Unsworth on Twitter.

# elon-musk - Monday 16 July, 2018

Caver who helped in Thai rescue threatens lawsuit against Elon Musk
# Twitter Insults
From TheJournal.ie
# Twitter Insults

Caver who helped in Thai rescue threatens lawsuit against Elon Musk

Jul 16th 2018, 8:38 AM 73,571 Views 66 Comments

Musk launched the extraordinary tirade against Vernon Unsworth without providing any justification.

# elon-musk - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Elon Musk and Grimes are dating and people can't cope
# Elon Musk
From The Daily Edge
# Elon Musk

Elon Musk and Grimes are dating and people can't cope

May 8th 2018, 10:10 AM 17,848 Views 0 Comments

The story of how they got together is cringey and dorky in equal measure.

# elon-musk - Friday 29 September, 2017

London to New York in 29 minutes? Elon Musk unveils ambitious new plans
# All Aboard
From TheJournal.ie
# All Aboard

London to New York in 29 minutes? Elon Musk unveils ambitious new plans

Sep 29th 2017, 10:25 AM 65,895 Views 91 Comments

A trip from Bangkok to Dubai would take 27 minutes, and from Tokyo to Delhi in 30 minutes.

# elon-musk - Thursday 24 August, 2017

SpaceX has revealed its new spacesuit and it's like something from a Daft Punk video
# The Next Generation
From TheJournal.ie
# The Next Generation

SpaceX has revealed its new spacesuit and it's like something from a Daft Punk video

Aug 24th 2017, 7:31 AM 12,911 Views 29 Comments

The company hopes to start launching crewed flights from next year.

# elon-musk - Monday 21 August, 2017

Elon Musk backs call for killer robots to be banned
# Artificial Intelligence
From TheJournal.ie
# Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk backs call for killer robots to be banned

Aug 21st 2017, 8:44 AM 20,107 Views 38 Comments

“We do not have long to act. Once this Pandora’s box is opened, it will be hard to close.”

# elon-musk - Saturday 17 June, 2017

'I didn't want to be known as the person who broke something on the Hubble telescope'
# Walking In Space
From TheJournal.ie
# Walking In Space

'I didn't want to be known as the person who broke something on the Hubble telescope'

Jun 17th 2017, 10:00 PM 17,471 Views 10 Comments

A former Nasa astronaut talks to us about his time in space, and the goal of humans reaching Mars.

# elon-musk - Monday 1 May, 2017

Watch Elon Musk's SpaceX launch and then land its first rocket for the US military
# Blast Off
From TheJournal.ie
# Blast Off

Watch Elon Musk's SpaceX launch and then land its first rocket for the US military

May 1st 2017, 4:15 PM 15,077 Views 29 Comments

It was carrying a payload for the US agency that makes spy satellites.

# elon-musk - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Autopilot and Ludicrous mode: These high-tech Tesla electric cars have arrived in Ireland
# Vroom
From TheJournal.ie
# Vroom

Autopilot and Ludicrous mode: These high-tech Tesla electric cars have arrived in Ireland

Apr 29th 2017, 9:05 PM 18,855 Views 54 Comments

The American motor and energy company opened its first showroom in Ireland this week.

# elon-musk - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Billionaire Elon Musk's company to launch first space rocket using recycled parts
# Economical
From TheJournal.ie
# Economical

Billionaire Elon Musk's company to launch first space rocket using recycled parts

Mar 30th 2017, 7:30 AM 7,816 Views 7 Comments

Musk says that the goal is to make rocket parts as reusable as cars, planes or bicycles.

# elon-musk - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Watch: SpaceX rocket makes textbook touchdown on droneship
# Pitch Perfect
From TheJournal.ie
# Pitch Perfect

Watch: SpaceX rocket makes textbook touchdown on droneship

Jan 15th 2017, 12:52 PM 13,449 Views 17 Comments

The landing comes four months after a costly launchpad explosion of a SpaceX rocket.

# elon-musk - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Tesla's electric cars are now available in Ireland ... prices start from €81,000
# Electric Avenue
From TheJournal.ie
# Electric Avenue

Tesla's electric cars are now available in Ireland ... prices start from €81,000

Nov 2nd 2016, 11:46 AM 32,628 Views 110 Comments

Tesla says autopilot capabilities can be enabled in the vehicles to make motorway driving safer.

1 2