A nonprofit space exploration group revealed today exactly how it plans to launch two married astronauts on an ambitious manned flyby mission to the Red Planet by early 2018 -- involving NASA and federal funding.
Corporations are interested in partnering with NASA for lunar and other deep-space initiatives, but will want property rights in exchange, a NASA-commissioned report released on Tuesday shows. Continue reading →
Space Exploration Technologies’ prototype reusable rocket, Grasshopper, reached its highest altitude yet, soaring a half-mile into the sky before landing itself back on the ground. Continue reading →
A Virginia company is developing an alternative transportation system to send small payloads and bulk cargo, like water or fuel, into space -- but rather than chemical rockets, they propose slingshotting objects off-planet. Continue reading →
NASA may not be going to the moon anytime soon, but private companies plan to do so.
Virgin Galactic has added two pilots to its payroll, including Rick Sturckow, a former NASA astronaut, the company announced on Tuesday. Continue reading →
After Virgin Galactic's successful rocket-powered test flight over California, take a look at the future of space tourism as SpaceShipTwo broke the sound barrier.
Mars One may have extinguished its entire 'reality TV' business plan by admitting that Earth will have no control over what audiences will see. Continue reading →
+ Load More