Russia Launches First Rocket From New Spaceport at Second Attempt
A rocket carrying three satellites launched near China's border.
Virgin Galactic Lands in Long Beach, Unveils Plan to Launch Small Satellites Into Space
Richard Branson's commercial spaceflight venture moved into the Southern California city to build a craft that will rocket satellites, not people, into space. We caught up with Virgin Galactic's CEO for the latest details.
A Startup Founded by Former NASA Scientists Just Landed $95 Million
The San Francisco-based private company's list of investors include SpaceX backer Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Russian billionaire Yuri Milner.
Here's Elon Musk's Plan to Deliver Internet Access to Billions
It involves sending a network of 700 lightweight satellites into space.
Are Richard Branson and Google Teaming For Space Travel?
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.