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Robert Bigelow has spent $275 million of his own fortune researching, building, and testing expandable living areas for outer space.
Naveen Jain is planning to harvest resources from the moon. His MX-1 lunar lander is expected to blast off from Cape Canaveral in 2016.
NASA has asked Boeing and SpaceX to develop and operate space "taxis" that will cut out a dependence on Russia.
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A reusable rocket would slash the cost of launches, and no one is pursuing the concept more than Elon Musk.
Boeing shows off dual 720SP satellites, the first all electric propulsion satellites which will be launched together on a SpaceX rocket next month in an effort to save money.
NASA launched its Orion space capsule on Friday in an unmanned flight that orbited the Earth twice. The spacecraft could bring humans back to the moon, and potentially Mars.
NASA's unmanned spacecraft flawlessly launches from Cape Canaveral on Friday morning, ushering in a new era of space travel.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the launch of NASA's unmanned spacecraft which could someday take humans to Mars.
Thursday's planned maiden voyage was scrubbed after delays caused booster rocket fuel valves to get cold and sluggish.
The launch of NASA's Orion capsule on a test flight around Earth was delayed after a last-minute technical problem with its rocket.
After NASA scrubbed the launch for Orion's test flight today, CNBC's Jane Wells explains what was riding on the unmanned mission.
The unmanned Orion mission has been canceled for today and will be attempted again tomorrow morning, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports the latest from Cape Canaveral where the launch of the Orion spacecraft has been delayed.
CNBC's Phil Han tracks the historic launch of the new NASA Orion spacecraft.
NASA's unmanned spacecraft is set to launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Base at 7:05a.m. ET and is the first step on a journey to take humans farther in space than ever before, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Mark Geyer, NASA's Orion program manager, takes you on a tour of the Orion spacecraft prior to its scheduled Thursday launch.
Orion is "a 'BFD.' If you don't know what that is, then I'll let somebody else explain it to you," says NASA's administrator.
Renewable energy should come of age in 25 years. On the horizon: harnessing solar power from space and nuclear fusion technology.