AI develops own ‘alien language’

Researchers at the Open AI group (of Elon Musk fame) have made new strides in creating an AI that uses grounded, compositional language the way we do. This is both inspirational — what could be the dawn of new era in communication — and more than a little alarming. For decades, a faction of AI…

SpaceX destroys Facebook’s satelite for Africa, Zuckerberg reacts

A Facebook satellite which was planned to beam high-speed internet to Africa was destroyed when a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket during a test on Thursday exploded on the launch pad. The rocket is owned by California-based private space firm and internet entrepreneur Elon Musk. However, Facebook founder who is presently in Kenya has reacted to the unfortunate incident….

Hope of Internet for low access areas blows up with explosion of Falcon 9 rocket

The explosion of Falcon 9 rocket belonging to tech billionaire Elon Musk’s SpaceX aerospace firm is expected to slow down Facebook’s Internet.org initiative, which is supposed to bring low-cost Internet access to poorly connected areas. According to reports, SpaceX’s rocket was supposed to carry into orbit was meant to play a role in the project…

Rocket explodes on launch pad in blow to Elon Musk's SpaceX

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk’s SpaceX and its cargo during preparations for a routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, two days before it had been due to blast off and place a satellite in orbit.

Rocket explodes on launch pad in blow to Elon Musk's SpaceX

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk’s SpaceX and its cargo during preparations for a routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, two days before it had been due to blast off and place a satellite in orbit.

Facebook Satellite Meant to Bring Internet to Africa Destroyed In Rocket Blast

An unmanned SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket which had in tow a satellite meant to bring high-speed internet to Africa exploded on the launch pad during a test in Florida on Thursday. “Loss of Falcon vehicle today during propellant fill operation,” Elon Musk billionaire and owner of the Space X project tweeted. “Originated around upper stage oxygen…

Rocket explodes on launch pad in blow to Elon Musk's SpaceX

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk’s SpaceX and its cargo during preparations for a routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, two days before it had been due to blast off and place a satellite in orbit.

Rocket explodes on launch pad in blow to Elon Musk's SpaceX

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk’s SpaceX and its cargo during preparations for a routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, two days before it had been due to blast off and place a satellite in orbit.

Rocket explodes on launch pad in blow to Elon Musk's SpaceX

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk’s SpaceX and its cargo during preparations for a routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, two days before it had been due to blast off and place a satellite in orbit.

Rocket explodes on launch pad in blow to Elon Musk's SpaceX

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk’s SpaceX and its cargo during preparations for a routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, two days before it had been due to blast off and place a satellite in orbit.

Rocket explodes on launch pad in blow to Elon Musk's SpaceX

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk’s SpaceX and its cargo during preparations for a routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, two days before it had been due to blast off and place a satellite in orbit.

Rocket explodes on launch pad in blow to Elon Musk's SpaceX

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk’s SpaceX and its satellite cargo during routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, two days before it had been due to blast off and place the satellite in orbit.