Virgin Galactic just pushed its flagship aircraft higher and faster than ever before. Here's a look at the SpaceShipTwo in action.
Discover everything you need to know about the private sector's race to space in just a few minutes with one colorful and informative infographic.
NASA's new countdown clock for space missions is a lot like a football stadium display and way more advanced than the old analog one it's replacing.
The ESA has put a levitating furnace on the International Space Station. Getting it to work right required a bit of shaving cream.
The Tesla and SpaceX CEO is reportedly eyeing a new billion-dollar space venture with a former Google executive to launch a fleet of tiny satellites.
Early reports suggested an engine explosion led to the crash of the experimental space plane, killing one pilot.
As the National Transportation Safety Board takes the lead role in investigating the crash of SpaceShipTwo, Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson says the space-tourism venture would still "love to finish what we started."
Virgin's commercial passenger space flight venture is soon to begin a new round of test flights for spaceliner SpaceShipTwo.
The Air Force says that the almost one-of-a-kind spacecraft "conducted on-orbit experiments" in the the longest-ever mission for the X-37B program.
Humans could begin moving to Mars as soon as 2024 as part of an ambitious Dutch reality-TV/space-exploration project, but a few MIT students say it might not be so simple.