MASHABLE INDIA Researchers from Purdue University are test-launching a first-of-its-kind drag sail to low-earth orbit, in an effort to cl...
What is now a multi-billion-pound industry started out as a humble arcade machine created by a group of college students in 1971.
The International Space Station (ISS) was thrown briefly out of control on Thursday when jet thrusters of a newly arrived Russian research module inadvertently fired a few hours after it was docked to the orbiting outpost, NASA officials said. The..
The Dutch teenager who became the world's youngest space traveller this week surprised billionaire Jeff Bezos on the flight by telling him he'd never ordered anything on Amazon.com. Oliver Daemen, an 18-year-old physics student, accompanie..
VAN HORN, Texas, July 20 - Jeff Bezos, the world's richest person, on Tuesday is set to blast off aboard his company Blue Origin's New Shepard launch vehicle for a suborbital flight as part of a history-making crew - another milestone i..
SEATTLE/WASHINGTON, July 12 - The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said on Monday it approved a Blue Origin license to carry humans on the New Shepard launch system into space. Former Amazon.com (AMZN.O) Chief Executive Jeff Bezos is set to f..
UK businessman Sir Richard Branson is about to realise a lifetime's ambition by flying to the edge of space.
Russia has picked four people to serve as nonprofessional crew members and actors in what is planned to be the first movie to be shot in outer space, Russia's Roscosmos space agency said on Thursday. Some of them are scheduled to be launched o..