News and Articles About Space Travel
Musk hopes to begin sending settlers to Mars by the year 2040, with a full colony of 1 million slated to arrive by century's end.
Space is the last frontier, a place where pioneers dare to dream.
The Amazon founder's Blue Origin aerospace outfit will develop rocket engines for the United Launch Alliance -- a joint venture between Lockheed Martin and Boeing that creates spacecraft for the U.S. government.
Brownsville, Texas, will be home to the world's first commercial rocket launch complex, built by SpaceX.
He's afraid it will produce a 'Terminator'-like catastrophe, and could be more 'more dangerous than nukes.'
The pioneering astronaut thinks that going to the moon again isn't a good use of our resources. Instead, he's got his eye on Mars.
In an interview with CNBC, Musk said his investment in the artificial-intelligence venture Vicarious marks an effort to keep tabs on a potential robotic uprising.
According to reports, Google is mulling a stake in Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic, a deal in which the tech giant would have to pony up $30 million in exchange for access to pioneering space-travel technology.
If you ever need to explain the process of building a new product to your CEO, manager or investor, just look to space travel.
With any luck, Justin Bieber could be hurtling through space by years end.
Bitcoin core developer Jeff Garzik is taking steps to set up a satellite system that would beam Bitcoin's block chain public ledger down to earth.
A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
The Winklevii boys small step toward outer space is a giant leap into mainstream for the digital currency.
How NASA and private space firms are trailblazing the giant leap to the final frontier.
In a matter of years, perhaps your next startup company will be located on the red planet.
As Richard Branson prepares to launch the first-ever commercial space flights, here's a look at the famous faces who will be on board.
The mission marked the first commercial launch from Cape Canaveral in more than five years.
A billionaire known for his visionary nature and zeal for adventure has just given Bitcoin a big endorsement.
If you thought the Red Bull Stratos 'space dive' project was cool, you'll want to give this a look.
Along with pushing the Hyperloop, Elon Musk ponders supersonic air travel. Trouble is, it is against the law.
PayPal plans to go where no payment processor has gone before: space.
With a rocket-powered test flight, the billionaire's space transportation company moves closer to its goal of shuttling tourists into space by 2014.
At SXSW, the tech visionary provides a pulse check on the three companies he recently helped start.
Richard Branson built his Virgin Group empire attacking niches dominated by legacy companies. Now he's extending his entrepreneurial philosophies to a new market that's out of this world.