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Bezos Trots Out New Glenn Rocket Design

Jeff Bezos on Monday disclosed details about the New Glenn rockets his Blue Origin aerospace company plans to build. “Blue Origin’s next step … meet New Glenn,” he tweeted. Bezos released illustrations of two models, the New Glenn 2 and the larger New Glenn 3. They’re larger than all other rockets except the Saturn V, which NASA used for the Apollo program to send astronauts to the moon and other missions.

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Musk Envisions Wagon Train to Mars

Elon Musk fleshed out his vision for establishing the first colony on Mars in a recent interview. As soon as 2018, Musk’s SpaceX venture could launch an unmanned spacecraft to the red planet, he said, and that could be followed by future unmanned flights every two years — timed for when the Earth and Mars orbits position the planets closest together.

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Musk Envisions Wagon Train to Mars

Elon Musk fleshed out his vision for establishing the first colony on Mars in a recent interview. As soon as 2018, Musk’s SpaceX venture could launch an unmanned spacecraft to the red planet, he said, and that could be followed by future unmanned flights every two years — timed for when the Earth and Mars orbits position the planets closest together.

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