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SpaceX and NASA are planning a Mars mission in the Dragon V2 spacecraft. CNBC's Phil Han has more.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports about readying an inflatable apartment for launch on a SpaceX Dragon capsule headed for the International Space Station.
The co-founder of Planetary Resources reveals plans to harvest the cosmos for resources humanity needs — water, precious metals and diamonds.
This year China plans to spend billions on space missions and anti-satellite weapons technology. Is this a threat to US space dominance?
Boeing's Space Launch System, or SLS, has one customer and one mission: to take Americans into deep space.
Mountains, ice and trenches show a geologically rich and complex Pluto that may still be changing, says a new study.
NASA hosts a gathering of companies to map out an air traffic management system for unmanned aircraft.
Public interest in the New Horizons Pluto flyby mission set records for NASA's social media and web metrics——but why do we care about Pluto?
In his first TV interview since one of his SpaceX rockets exploded in June, Elon Musk told CNBC the failure of the Falcon 9 rocket was "definitely a setback."
NASA insiders talk about the International Space Station, research being conducted and the role of the private sector.
This is the crucial factor for space travel proliferation, says SpaceX president and COO Gwynne Shotwell.
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.