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Britons will travel to a spaceport in a driverless car where they could download pictures on 5G networks, according to government plans.
A Boeing executive says space exploration must be resold to the public in these days of tight budgets and declining interest.
Google's $500 million purchase of Skybox could have a dramatic impact on the amount of information the search giant is able to gather.
SpaceX unveiled the spaceship it expects to use to send NASA astronauts to the International Space Station, known as the Dragon V2.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says the reusable craft should be ready to transport humans by 2016, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Ramon Torres, project manager at Sentinel-1, discusses the satellite launch aiming to monitor the environment.
SpaceEx is lowering the cost of access to space exploration, says Steve Jurvetson, Tesla and SpaceX board member and managing partner at Draper Fisher Jurvetson, on the affordability of a "new-space period."
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports Elon Musk is testifying in front of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee about the national security of space launch programs.
The world’s super-rich could soon switch from setting up home in the traditional property hot spots such as London to heading for outer space.
Scientists are working to ensure astronauts don't die of dehydration. Now those solutions could ease futures droughts on earth.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on inflatable space habitats for the 17 rocket companies now at the Mohave Air and Space Port.
Hotel pioneer Robert Bigelow has been constructing his latest real estate project in space.
The place where the Right Stuff was born is now the home of the new private space industry.
China has boldly gone where only the U.S. and Russia have gone before...to the Moon. CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris has more.
A Chinese spacecraft landed on the moon on Saturday, the official Xinhua news service reported.
Craig Keeger, CEO of Virgin Atlantic, says the UK needs to develop a single airport hub.
Sir Richard Branson appeared on CNBC's "Squawk Box" on Friday and announced that his commercial space flight venture will accept bitcoin as payment, "a new exciting currency."
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.
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.
Check out a solar phenomenon known as "the canyon of fire".