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Elon Musk's venture is taking off as it snares major space contracts. Now rivals like UAL and Blue Origin are vying for the niche market.
Elon Musk's venture manufactures and launches advanced reusable rockets and spacecraft, lowering the cost of space missions.
The Russian vessel Progress 59, which experienced difficulties soon after entering the orbit on Tuesday, will crash into Earth.
An important snow reserve that provides water for millions of Californians is at about 40 percent of its 2014 level, reports NBC News.
The former CIO of the General Services Administration will lead Box's efforts to lure government agencies to move to its cloud platform.
In drought-stricken California, farmers make more selling water than rice. NBC News reports.
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.
There's a lot of money at stake in the corporate cloud industry.
As Box's CEO Aaron Levie prepares to take his company public, he knows there are many rivals, public and private, gunning for his business.
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.