• Bezos' Blue Origin Loses Challenge to NASA SpaceX Lunar Lander Contract

    1 month ago - By NY Times

    The Government Accountability Office said a $2.9 billion award to SpaceX to build the next lunar lander for astronauts would stand.
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  • Tesla makes $1 billion profit in record quarter despite parts shortages and drop in bitcoin assets value

    Tesla makes $1 billion profit in record quarter despite parts shortages and drop in bitcoin assets value

    1 month ago - By RT

    Elon Musk's electric car maker Tesla has nearly doubled its profits in the second quarter of 2021, making $1 billion in quarterly net income for the first time.
    The company reported $1.14 billion in profits for the second quarter, a tenfold increase compared to the same period last year, when it earned $104 million.
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    Tesla's overall revenue stands at $10.21 billion, with gross margins at 28.4%, the highest in the last four quarters.
    Tesla had previously reported record deliveries of 201,250 electric...
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  • Jeff Bezos offers NASA $2 billion to get moon mission contract he lost to Elon Musk

    Jeff Bezos offers NASA $2 billion to get moon mission contract he lost to Elon Musk

    1 month ago - By RT

    Blue Origin's CEO Jeff Bezos has offered NASA $2 billion if the space agency reconsiders his company for a contract on its lunar landing mission. His firm lost the contract to Elon Musk's SpaceX in April.
    “ Blue Origin will bridge budgetary funding shortfall by waiving all payments in the current and next two government fiscal years up to $2bn to get the program back on track right now, ” Bezos wrote in an open letter to NASA Administrator Bill Nelson. In return, Bezos wants Blue Origin to get a fixed-priced contract for the construction of a spaceship for NASA's moon mission.
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