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A severe solar storm struck Earth, creating vivid views of auroras, potentially affecting power grids and GPS tracking.
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.
A spacewalk to prep the International Space Station for commercial spacecraft was delayed, but plans to reopen the American docks will go on.
What are the chances of death by a supervolcano? Robots? Nuclear war? Oxford university assesses the risks of apocalypse, FT reports.
Launch of a SpaceX rocket with a U.S. weather satellite bound for deep space was called off minutes before liftoff on Sunday due to a technical problem.
Following the crash of Virgin Galactic's SpaceshipTwo craft last year, Steve Isakowitz, President of Virgin Galactic, says the company already has plans for a second spaceship.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on private company efforts toward manned spaceflight so the US can stop paying Russia to transport astronauts to and from the space station.
Sarah Brightman has began preparation for a 10-day, $52 million trip to the International Space Station. NBC News reports.
When other companies' products crash and burn, rarely do CEOs tweet about them. Space X founder Elon Musk isn't an ordinary CEO.
Sir Richard Branson says Virgin Galactic's partnership with Qualcomm will bring Internet access to billions in countries without it.
SpaceX aborted another attempt at making a supply run to the International Space Station, but it's the rocket's return that has space fans talking.
SpaceX is making another supply run to the International Space Station, but it's the rocket's return, not its takeoff, that has space fans talking.
Elon Musk is opening up on Reddit on Monday evening for a question and answer session.
Russia's Lin Industrial unveiled plans to build a lunar base for mining the moon's resources. The project would cost about $9.4 billion.
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.
A U.S. spaceship designed to one day fly astronauts toMars blasted off on Friday for an unmanned trial run around Earth.
The launch of NASA's Orion capsule on a test flight around Earth was delayed after a last-minute technical problem with its rocket.
CNBC's Phil Han tracks the historic launch of the new NASA Orion spacecraft.
SpaceX has one job listing that stands out from the rest.