SpaceX

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

SpaceX To Break Ground On South Texas Rocket Launch Site

The ceremony will mark the start of construction of the $85 million site at Boca Chica Beach, east of Brownsville. The site will be used to launch commercial satellites.

09/22/2014

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

SpaceX To Build Rocket Launch Site In South Texas

Texas and SpaceX have announced that the company will build the first commercial site for orbital launches on the state’s southernmost tip.

08/04/2014

Blue Bell Ice Cream

Blue Bell Sent To Int’l Space Station Astronauts

Chances are there is a group of astronauts enjoying a Texas treat today! The SpaceX Dragon recently docked with the International Space Station and carried a shipment of Blue Bell ice cream.

CBSDFW.COM–10/11/2012

Media watch as the space shuttle Discovery sits atop NASA's 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, ready to transport it from Kennedy Space Center to the Washington D.C. on April 16, 2012 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (credit: Roberto Gonzalez/Getty Images)

Texas Officials Quiet On Space Launch Site Project

Proponents of a Texas space base reportedly are getting little encouragement from state officials.

05/06/2012