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Verizon to acquire AOL and Yahoo
Verizon plans to launch a combination of internet services AOL and Yahoo, a new brand called "Oath."
What we know about the 2018 SpaceX mission to the Moon
Tech billionaire Elon Musk , founder of the pioneering space transport company SpaceX , has announced a mission to fly two people to the moon next year in what would be a landmark moment for space travel. Many details about the mission, announced Monday, have yet to be revealed, including who the
SpaceX announces planned private trip around moon in 2018
SpaceX , the space technology and exploration company founded by billionaire Elon Musk , plans to fly a pair of civilians around the moon and back to Earth in 2018, the company announced Monday. According to Musk, SpaceX was approached by the two individuals who expressed interest in the mission,
Space Race to Mars: Boeing CEO Says They Will Land People First
The race to the red planet is on, as Boeing claims its rocket will beat SpaceX 's to put the first humans on Mars . Less than a week after SpaceX CEO Elon Musk unveiled his ambitious plans to colonize Mars, the CEO of Boeing announced his company also had its sights set on shuttling people to the
FAA Grants Virgin Galactic Approval to Resume Testing Its Spaceplane
An important milestone for Virgin Galactic in its bid to provide suborbital space flights to tourists.
As Newt Gingrich Mulls VP Nod, a Look at His Most Out-of-This-World Ideas
Newt Gingrich has begun openly speculating that he would consider a vice presidential offer from presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump . If the duo paired up, there would be not one but two men on the ticket who have been widely criticized and sometimes mocked for some of their
Virgin Galactic to Unveil New Passenger Spacecraft
The company hopes SpaceShipTwo will eventually take tourists to the edge of space.
SpaceX Rocket Landing a Historic Milestone
The reusable Falcon 9 rocket successfully launched a payload and returned to its launch pad for the first time.
Blue Origin: Amazon's Jeff Bezos Successfully Launches, Returns Rocket
Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos said his private spaceflight company Blue Origin has successfully launched a rocket and landed it back on Earth -- a feat that could help make space travel more affordable for the masses. Launching from Texas on Monday, Bezos' New Shepard crew capsule and propulsion
Richard Branson's Bold Parenting Move
His company, Virgin, is now offering some employees, including men, year-long parental leave.