Eric Mack, CNET

Eric Mack

CNET

New Mexico, United States

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Recent:
  • CNET
  • Forbes
Past:
  • CBS News
  • Inc.com
  • New Atlas
  • Gizmag

Recent articles by Eric:

SpaceX Starship prototype SN10 flies high and nails landing for the first time

Third time's a charm. Elon Musk's Mars rocket prototype just made its first landing. → Read More

SpaceX Starship prototype SN10 flies high, nails landing, then explodes

Third time's a charm. Elon Musk's Mars rocket prototype just made its first landing -- but shortly after it went boom. → Read More

Rumbling Reykjanes Volcano In Iceland Could Erupt At Any Minute

Earthquakes on Iceland’s Reykjanes Peninsula, which connects the island’s capital of Reykjavik to its main international airport at Keflavik, have officials warning of a possible volcanic eruption. → Read More

See what NASA's Perseverance Mars rover sees in absolutely stunning 4K

The robot has barely moved from its landing spot, but it's sending back a steady stream of visual data that's freely available for anyone to play with. → Read More

An Iceberg The Size Of Lake Champlain Has Broken Away From Antarctica

A sheet of ice the size of the iconic lake on the New York-Vermont-Quebec border or the city of Los Angeles rapidly separated itself from the Brunt Ice Shelf on Antarctica last week. → Read More

SpaceX has new competition from Rocket Lab's reusable Neutron rocket

The company behind the second biggest US commercial launcher aims to fund its next stage by going public. → Read More

SpaceX Starlink launch aborted, next window opens Monday: How to watch

Elon Musk's rocket company is on a roll. → Read More

SpaceX looks to stay on track with launches as Starlink grows

Elon Musk's rocket company is on a roll. → Read More

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin pushes huge rocket debut to 2022, blames Space Force

After losing out on a big military contract, the space startup is refocusing on commercial customers. → Read More

New SpaceX Starship prototype SN10 rocket could fly as soon as Friday

The latest version of Elon Musk's Mars rocket is on the launch pad in Texas. → Read More

New SpaceX Starship prototype SN10 rocket could fly as soon as Monday

The latest version of Elon Musk's Mars rocket is on the launch pad in Texas. → Read More

NASA study: Life from Earth could survive on Mars, at least for a while

The mold that's hard to get out of your house could follow humans to the red planet. → Read More

You can control an armed Spot robot online, and Boston Dynamics is not happy

This is simultaneously cute and terrifying. → Read More

Scientists stumble on a meteor smashing into Jupiter

Stare at this gas giant long enough and you'll eventually have a blast. → Read More

New SpaceX Starship prototype SN10 rocket could fly as soon as Thursday

The latest version of Elon Musk's Mars rocket is on the launch pad in Texas. → Read More

NASA Perseverance rover sends back first sounds from Mars: Hear them here

The sound of a brief wind gust has never been so dramatic. → Read More

NASA's Perseverance rover sends back chilling first sounds from Mars

The sound of a brief wind gust has never been so dramatic. → Read More

NASA's Perseverance rover landing: Why going to Mars should matter to you

Commentary: Our world is a mess, why bother with another? CNET's Eric Mack has three reasons. → Read More

NASA lands Perseverance rover: Why going to Mars should matter to you

Commentary: Our world is a mess, why bother with another? CNET's Eric Mack makes the case. → Read More

Meet NASA's Swati Mohan, star of Perseverance rover's epic Mars landing

The cool, collected play-by-play from one of the mission's leaders has observers around the world taking notice. → Read More