Aren't there Chinese scientists also testing quantum entanglement for FTL information transfer? They've already set up a quantum network which will apparently go live next year.This article says quantum entanglement for instantaneous information transfer is a fallacy, but I'm sure I read about some lab in Switzerland that had success.
Beating NASA? They're almost entirely funded by NASA. Musk is a past-master at getting his hands on taxpayer money.Not one word about SpaceX. Does SpaceX not have a real chance of beating NASA and putting a man on Mars first?
Yes, beating NASA to Mars.