Category Archives: Business

Crew Dragon

Its solar panels are generating much more power than expected.

Well, that’s nice.

[Tuesday-morning update]

NASA is very happy with the Crew Dragon performance so far.

Meanwhile, SpaceX is moving from stage-production mode to fleet-management mode.

Only four cores doesn’t seem like enough to me. One of the reasons we retired Shuttle was that we had too small a fleet with only three. But SpaceX can build more.


The Latest Misanthropy

I posted this on Twitter, but not here. But Glenn picked it up.

[June 26th update]

Bob Zubrin has read the book, so we didn’t have to. His review is sort of…excoriating.