This year’s International Astronautical Congress (IAC) is being held in Adelaide, Australia. Thanks to the generous support of our members, The Society’s advocacy and outreach capability is rapidly expanding, and we decided to step up our IAC advocacy this year.
In September, at the International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico, SpaceX CEO and founder Elon Musk revealed a grand plan to visit and, eventually, populate Mars. The Q&A session after the event was lacking to say the...Show More Summary
The China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology in Beijing designed the plane, and presented its ideas at the International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico last month.
You may have missed it, but this was the most head-warping week in Elon Musk's life, for anyone who has been following the man's adventures for the past decade. Early last week, at the 67th International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara,...Show More Summary
On Tuesday, Elon Musk went to the International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico on behalf of SpaceX, his spaceflight company. He went there to talk about his plans to colonize Mars, and I’m going to level with you — I watched the stream, and I didn’t understand most of what he said. Show More Summary
It’s no secret that Elon Musk wants to go to Mars. This week, he showed how he—and a lot more people—just might do it. At the International Astronautical Congress in Mexico on Tuesday—and after teasing it for many months—he finally revealed his vision for the future of SpaceX, and possibly humanity. Show More Summary
Entrepreneur Elon Musk has laid out plans for his aerospace company SpaceX to transport human beings to and from Mars. His presentation, held at the International Astronautical Congress in Mexico, had been long anticipated, with many expecting a vision for the colonisation of Mars – something Musk has often spoken about in interviews. Show More Summary
SpaceX founder and billionaire Elon Musk wants to launch a million people to Mars in hopes of saving humanity from certain doom. Musk presented his sweeping vision at the 67th International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico,...Show More Summary
Elon Musk delivered a much-anticipated speech Tuesday at the 67th International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico, where he laid out his vision for colonizing Mars. There’s no doubt that taming
If you thought the average Q&A session at a celebrity appearance could get a little strange, you really have to hear the audience questions at the International Astronautical Congress in Mexico, where Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk revealed his plan to colonise mars. Burning Man, Michael Cera, toilets…this has it all. More »
Speaking at the International Astronautical Congress in Mexico on Tuesday, Elon Musk, this time with his SpaceX cap on, made the case for colonizing Mars. He talked about the goal being reachable between 40 and 100 years from now, and that it was conceivable that one day people will be able to travel to Mars for less than $200,000. We’re...
GUADALAJARA, Mexico--Elon Musk founded SpaceX in 2002 with the goal of colonizing Mars. And for months he’d been saying he’d finally provide details of his plans at the International Astronautical Congress here. In an event that that had the feel of a Apple product unveiling, with delirious fans who rushed into the conference hall as […]
There was some concern recently that Elon Musk wouldn’t be attending Guadalajara for the 2016 International Astronautical Congress, where SpaceX had scheduled to reveal the technical construct transporting humans to Mars for colonisation. Show More Summary
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk announced the details of his company’s plan to colonize Mars at the International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara. According to a simulated video released shortly before the event, SpaceX would first launch its interplanetary spacecraft into a parking orbit around Earth using a booster powered by the new Raptor engine. Then the […]
A dust storm on Mars. (Image: Ren Wicks/NASA/JPL-Caltech) In 2016, this is what one vision of sending humans to Mars looks like: At the 67th International Astronautical Congress, in Guadalajara, Mexico, the billionaire inventor Elon Musk gave a speech that was more anticipated than any other he's given. Show More Summary
Having found his earth-based inventions and investments somewhat constricting. not to mention cash-burning, at this moment Elon Musk is speaking at the 67th annual International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico, an annual...Show More Summary
In a speech at the International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico, the billionaire tech entrepreneur is expected to detail his vision for sending humans to the Red Planet.
SpaceX and Tesla founder Elon Musk will outline a plan on Today at the International Astronautical Congress in Mexico for building an extraterrestrial settlement on the Mars and make "humans a multiplanetary species." Musk views Mars as a "backup drive"...
At the International Astronautical Congress, SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk is expected to offer more detail his “Mars Colonial Transporter," and his plans to build a city on Mars in the next decade.
The Red Planet holds a particular fascination for Elon Musk - and his speech at the 67th International Astronautical Congress is expected to be an eye-opener. ||| San Francisco - When Elon Musk takes the stage of the 67th International...Show More Summary