Mike Brown

Mike Brown is a London-based writer with a passion for tech, politics, and photography. After studying Journalism at Columbia University in New York, he returned to the UK to cover the news as it happens around Europe. His work has been featured in IBTimes, Neowin, Building Magazine, and more. Email him at mike.brown@inverse.com
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SpaceX: Falcon 9 just set an incredible record in spaceflight history
Mike Brown
The company's main rocket has been supporting missions since 2010, and it's now set another impressive record.
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SpaceX Mars city: Elon Musk confirms he's sticking to ambitious launch date
Mike Brown
The SpaceX CEO has a bold target to start his Mars settlement plans, and he's not backing down.
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SpaceX Starship: how a staggering explosion sent “SN4" plans up in flames
Mike Brown
The company's giant prototype ship underwent what Elon Musk has previously called a "rapid unscheduled disassembly."
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SpaceX Starlink: watch incredible moment Falcon 9 set a rocket reuse record
Mike Brown
The company's Falcon 9 successfully landed after the latest Starlink mission.
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Musk Reads: Next Gigafactory location rumored
Mike Brown
Gigafactory rumors light up and competition heats up from Rivian and BMW. What happens in a Cybertruck emergency?
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Polestar: Tesla competitor is set to take on one of rival’s best ideas
Mike Brown
The emerging electric car brand is set to expand in China, employing a key Tesla strategy.
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SpaceX Crew Dragon: impressive images capture Falcon 9 landing and return
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The rocket carrying the capsule successfully returned to Earth after its historic launch.
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Rivian could beat Tesla superchargers to a key underserved area
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The electric car firm is preparing a move that could help owners beat range anxiety.
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Starlink’s next launch could solve one of SpaceX’s biggest issues
Mike Brown
The internet connectivity constellation is about to take on new capabilities.
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SpaceX Starship: Elon Musk says it could protect 'light of consciousness’
Mike Brown
The human-carrying spaceship could play a key role in preserving humanity in the universe.
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Musk Reads: Crew Dragon makes it
Mike Brown
Crew Dragon successfully docks with the ISS and an ‘Impractical Jokers’ star reveals how he would prank Elon Musk.
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BMW says its electric car will rival Tesla on a top technical factor
Mike Brown
The all-electric BMW M5 could feature a staggering amount of battery range, fueling the race to go further.
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SpaceX Crew Dragon: watch the historic moment capsule docked with ISS
Mike Brown
SpaceX and NASA made history this weekend, as the Crew Dragon capsule successfully docked with the International Space Station.
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Move over, SpaceX Starlink: OneWeb to fill skies with even more craft
Mike Brown
The race to perfect the mega-constellation is on, and OneWeb looks set to take on SpaceX Starlink.
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Virgin Orbit: why first failed launch is actually incredibly valuable
Mike Brown
The firm is aiming to reach orbit with its LauncherOne rocket, but its first attempt didn't go to plan.
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The Boring Company: video shows Tesla Cybertruck navigating tweaked tunnel
Mike Brown
Elon Musk's tunnel-digging venture has built a test tunnel, and the Tesla Cybertruck can navigate it with ease.
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Musk Reads: Cybertruck and Roadster shown in video
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Jay Leno tries out the Cybertruck and talks Roadster with Musk. Will The Boring Company sell its own cars?
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SpaceX Crew Dragon: why Rocket Lab CEO says NASA did ‘the right thing’
Mike Brown
The human-carrying capsule has sparked widespread conversation about the future of space travel.
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SpaceX Crew Dragon: how to watch and stream schedule for historic launch
Mike Brown
SpaceX is about to send humans into space. Here's what to know about the day's schedule, how to watch the launch, and who is involved.
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Musk Reads: Crew Dragon prepares for launch
Mike Brown
The big moment for Crew Dragon arrives and Musk offers advice to Virgin Orbit. Starlink on a Tesla?