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Check out Virgin Galactic's sleek new VSS Unity spaceship
Feb 22, 2016

Virgin Galactic revealed its beautiful new spacecraft Friday after a 15-month setback in its quest to fly tourists into space.

Virgin Galactic announces 'Cosmic Girl' mothership to launch satellites into space
Dec 4, 2015

Billionaire Richard Branson’s space company Virgin Galactic has announced a new “mothership” it’ll be using to launch satellites into space.

The amazing true story of how Kate Winslet got a ticket to space
Jan 14, 2013

Not just anyone gets the chance to travel among the stars. While you might assume it's only because of extreme wealth that someone like Kate Winslet gets to be one of those lucky few, her money is only one, small part of this story.

Wanna see David Tennant's new Who-centric ad that pissed off BBC?
Dec 17, 2012

Two years after hanging up his sonic screwdriver as Doctor Who, David Tennant has teamed up with a cable company to make a commercial that plays on his tenure as the legendary time traveller—but it seems the BBC is not laughing.

10 crazy sci-fi themed April Fools' Day pranks that had us fooled
Dec 14, 2012

The best April Fools' day pranks are the ones that convince us some outrageous aspect of sci-fi has come real. For just a few moments, we're in a mindset that the world in which we live has taken a permanent change for the freaky.

Real spaceship Enterprise flies for the first time
Dec 14, 2012

Virgin Galactic's VSS Enterprise has successfully completed a captive carry flight attached to a carrier plane.