On June 18, 1983, the Space Shuttle Challenger launched with a crew of five persons aboard, including Sally Ride, who on that date became the first American woman to leave Earth and enter space. But for
Are you a rich person itching to go to space? You could be one of the four people that Elon Musk’s SpaceX takes into orbit. As CNBC reported Tuesday, SpaceX's Crew Dragon space capsule will carry four
SpaceX and a new partner announce space tourism launches on Dragon starting as early as 2021 – TechCrunch
SpaceX has a new partner for commercial private astronaut flights aboard its Dragon spacecraft: Space Adventures, a private space tourism company that has already launched private astronauts including
For decades, NASA has been the kid politely asking for a raise in its allowance. Time was NASA’s pocket money was huge. Go back 54 years, to 1966, and the space agency was getting $5.9 billion a year—which
It signed an agreement with Space Adventures to put tourists in the Crew Dragon. SpaceX is one step closer to sending private citizens into outer space. The company signed an agreement with Space Adventures
SpaceX successfully launched a new batch of its Starlink satellites on Monday morning, but the first stage of the Falcon 9 rocket that put them in orbit missed its landing on a floating platform at sea.
On January 30, 2020, NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope was retired after a 17 year mission. Along with Hubble, Compton, and Chandra, Spitzer was the final of NASA's Great Observatories. Owing to its location