Why Did SpaceX Crew Dragon Astronauts Bring Baby Yoda To ISS?

As the Crew-1 astronauts head toward the International Space Station, they revealed their fifth passenger: a small plush doll of Baby Yoda from "The Mandalorian." The doll serves as a zero-gravity indicator. Once it starts floating, it would mean the crew is past the launch phase.

SpaceX Starship Could Help Clean Up Space Junk In Earth Orbit

During an interview with Time 100 Talks, SpaceX president Gwynne Shotwell shared the company's plans to make Starship, the spacecraft that will carry humans to and from Earth, fully reusable and contribute to cleaning up the debris in Earth's orbit using the spacecraft.

NASA, SpaceX Set New Crew-1 Launch Date, Time

NASA and SpaceX will launch the Crew-1 mission on Nov. 14 and will hold a teleconference to discuss the details of the launch Wednesday. The agency will also be sharing the results of the recent testing conducted on the Falcon 9 Merlin engines.