The big defense companies start reporting earnings on Tuesday, but industry watchers expect only modest increases in earnings.
The Pentagon is less than pleased with the trend of consolidation and share buybacks in the defense sector, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board has concluded.
Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was downed by a Russian-made "warhead" fired from eastern Ukraine, Dutch investigators concluded on Tuesday.
CNBC's Jane Wells talks to Chris Lewicki, president of Planetary Resources, a company which hopes to reach asteroids to extract water and mine for metals like platinum.
NBC's Janet Shamlian visits NASA to explore project "Orion", which in less that 10 years will take us to places we've previously only dreamed about.
Professionals discusses the current business of outer space and the outlook for the sector.
The rise of private and public partnerships in space have been one of the major drivers behind growth in the sector.
At the European Space Agency, a group of scientists have created "Exomars", a project seeking decisive answers to see if life - past or present - could have existed on Mars.
Susan Li reports on the scientific discoveries made at CERN, the European research facility.
Start-up Moon Express plans to mine for riches on the moon, and a new rocket deal is bringing its plan one step closer to reality.
Measure, which gathers data for clients using drones, is gathering cash and expanding after a big win with U.S. regulators.
Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, and Will Pomerantz, Virgin Galactic vp, talk about space travel and ways to fund exploration of the galaxy while still making it economical. And Hannah Kerner, SEDS chairman, discusses space education for students.
Alcoa is splitting into two publicly-traded entities, acknowledging that its legacy aluminum operations and higher-value and automotive businesses were diverging and no longer compatible.
Billionaire investor Yuri Milner had success with tech giants Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Spotify. What is he betting on next?
Frederico Curado, CEO of Embraer, says the planemaker is relatively insulated from Brazil's domestic economic issues given the company's dependence on exports.
As the drone industry emerges, police could make a case to add weapons to the aircraft in any area where it hasn't been outlawed.
This is the beginning of an exciting adventure for human space exploration, retired astronaut Eileen Collins says.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on Jeff Bezos' aerospace company Blue Origin.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on breaking news from Jeff Bezos' aerospace company Blue Origin.
The business world has seen numerous individuals put their marriages, careers and good standing at risk for an extramarital dalliance. CNBC.com presents a list of people who went outside of their marriages for intimate relationships.
A top U.S. general in Afghanistan is now under investigation, with CNBC's Eamon Javers. Jeremy Kroll, K2 Intelligence, and Julian Sanchez, Cato Institute, also discuss cyber security.
CNBC's Jane Wells takes a look at the rise of women in companies that used to be dominated by men.