GO
Loading...

NASA

More

  • Gonzalo wallops Bermuda, knocks out power Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 11:23 PM ET

    Hurricane Gonzalo struck Bermuda, knocking out most electricity as it lashed the tiny island chain with sustained winds topping 100 miles per hour.

  • Gwynne Shotwell Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 6:28 AM ET

    President and COO, SpaceX

  • NASA's space taxis     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 7:23 AM ET

    Boeing and SpaceX have won contracts to build "space taxis" for NASA.

  • NASA moon boots for sale, with a modern twist Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 11:07 AM ET

    To commemorate the 45th anniversary of the moon landing, 100 pairs of sneakers inspired by moon boots will be available.

  • Why are space companies flocking to Colorado? Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 4:45 PM ET
    The annual National Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colorado

    Colorado is trying to outbid rival states like Florida and New Mexico for a bigger slice of the commercial aerospace industry pie.

  • A private cloud the size of a pizza box Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 1:40 PM ET
    Chris Kemp, co-founder of Nebula.

    The cloud-computing revolution is all about sharing, but Nebula knows companies still want to keep their cloud, and secrets, locked up.

  • The company that wants to send you to space Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    Elon Musk, founder and CEO of Tesla Motors and Space Exploration Technologies, known as SpaceX

    Elon Musk is helping to launch a commercial space industry with reusable rockets and commercial vehicles that can take humans into space.

  • Unexpected winner from Ukraine crisis? Maybe NASA Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 3:47 PM ET
    A Soyuz rocket is launched with Russian Commander Mikhail Tyurin and flight engineers Rick Mastracchio of NASA and Koichi Wakata of Japan on Nov. 7, 2013.

    Ukraine tensions could push Congress to invest more in the space program. Here's why.

  • One hotel mogul's next frontier: Outer space Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 3:27 PM ET
    The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) on display during a media briefing at which NASA Deputy Administrator Lori Garver and Bigelow Aerospace founder Robert Bigelow announced that BEAM will join the International Space Station to test expandable space habitat technology.

    Hotel pioneer Robert Bigelow has been constructing his latest real estate project in space.

  • Precious metal hunters look to outer space Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 10:26 AM ET
    Asteroid

    Two firms have announced plans to send missions to asteroids within the next three years in order to mine the ore and metals on the space rocks.

  • One tycoon's quest to create moon private property Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 1:44 PM ET
    Section of a full moon

    Robert Bigelow is applying to amend a 1967 international agreement on the moon so that a system of private property rights can be established there.

  • The sun's 'canyon of fire' and other hot videos Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 9:45 AM ET

    Check out a solar phenomenon known as "the canyon of fire".

  • Straight talk from a business crippled by shutdown Saturday, 12 Oct 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    Small companies that rely on federal contracts have been dealt a severe blow.

  • Houston, we have a shutdown     Tuesday, 1 Oct 2013 | 10:37 AM ET

    NASA is one of the hardest hit departments from the government shutdown, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Nearly all NASA employees facing furlough     Tuesday, 1 Oct 2013 | 8:29 AM ET

    Only six-percent of Johnson Space Center employees are cleared for work, reports Scott Cohn, with the details on how the government shutdown is impacting government workers.

  • The First State aims to be first in business Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 10:48 AM ET
    Jack Markell, Governor of Delaware

    Delaware companies in advanced industries are bringing manufacturing jobs back from abroad, such as ILC Dover, and luring new ones from overseas, including Hologic from Germany.

  • Boeing’s Latest Mission: Space Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012 | 2:08 PM ET

    To grow in the 21st century, Boeing  knows it needs to do more than make airplanes. So the company has been aggressively diversifying. Take space, for example.

  • Need A Good Jobs Story? Try Florida's Space Coast Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 2:46 PM ET
    Space Shuttle Endeavour

    Unemployment ballooned to 11.7 percent last August in Florida's Space Coast, but since then, there's been an impressive infusion of positive energy — not to mention millions of investment dollars ... and jobs

  • SpaceX

    Elon Musk's SpaceX is scheduled to launch a rocket and space capsule filled with supplies bound for the International Space Station on May 7. If the launch is successful, it will be the first time a private company, not a government agency, has accomplished such a feat.

  • Fiorina: How We're Going to Win the Space Race 2.0 Wednesday, 25 Apr 2012 | 12:02 AM ET
    Astronaut

    In this Guest Blog, former CEO Carly Fiorina shares her thoughts on the announcement that several tech billionaires are going to bankroll a venture to mine asteroids writing, "thank goodness America still has visionaries who understand that we must lead in space."