On a Friday morning last week, a Virgin Galactic spaceship traveled 88 kilometers above Earth, right to the edge of space. On that spacecraft, there were two experienced Virgin Galactic pilots, a teacher, and three passengers. But what made this...
Virgin Galactic completed its first-ever commercial mission on Thursday, sending four passengers to suborbital space and back. Richard Branson's rocket plane, Unity, reached an altitude of about 53 miles in a landmark moment for Virgin Galactic, which has big ambitions...
Richard Branson recently revealed some rather startling—and, to some, quite amusing— news concerning his fellow billionaire, Elon Musk. Evidently, the owner of Tesla and former CEO of Twitter surprised the British mogul with a late-night visit at his home...
A handful of incredibly powerful men are now busy trying to persuade us that the future is not here on Earth but among the stars.
Jeff Bezos, the creator of the retail behemoth Amazon, entered space and stayed there in his own rocket for five minutes.
Sir Richard Branson, the founder of Virgin Group, will be the first billionaire in space as Virgin Galactic launches the VSS Unity on Sunday.
Virgin Galactic’s Richard Branson announced he will launch to space on July 11, beating fellow billionaire Jeff Bezos by nine days.
The new London-based travel agency RocketBreaks aims to be the go-to resource for those seeking the luxury and adventure of commercial space tourism. The development of cutting-edge spaceship technology from companies like Virgin Galactic, combined with the rabid interest of...