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SpaceX’s Inspiration4 Returns After 3 Days in Orbit

After spending three days about 360 miles above the ground, the all-civilian crew of SpaceX’s Inspiration4 have returned to Earth.…

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How to Watch the SpaceX Inspiration4 Launch

On the Florida coast, at Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center, the SpaceX team is readying the historic…

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SpaceX’s All-Civilian Inspiration4 Crew Readies for Launch

“We’ve been doing one of the largest fundraising efforts, acknowledging the responsibility we have here on Earth,” Isaacson said at…

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What Bezos’ Big Day Means for Commercial Spaceflight

This week, Jeff Bezos flew to space. Or, at least high enough into the sky for it to technically count.…

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Jeff Bezos Goes to Space. Day Three: Reentry

This came on the heels of similarly dreamy exclamations by another space billionaire, Richard Branson, who also portrayed his own…

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Jeff Bezos Goes to Space. Day Two: Blastoff

Only a few months ago, Blue Origin, the space company founded and funded by Jeff Bezos, didn’t figure it would…

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Jeff Bezos Touches Space Aboard Blue Origin Rocket

Whatever the reasons, Bezos’s announcement was surprising. Blue Origin CEO Bob Smith defended the plan in a preflight briefing, saying…

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Jeff Bezos Is Going to Space. Day One: Countdown

Back then, we were talking about theoretical Blue Origin ticket holders who would be paying a sum of maybe $250,000…

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Richard Branson Reaches Space on Virgin Galactic’s VSS Unity

The sky over the Spaceport American in Las Cruces, New Mexico, was afire with lightning last night. The storm was…

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