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Nov 07, 2014
After Virgin Galactic crash, US space industry prepare for more scrutinyLast week's incidents have raised questions about the commercial space industry.
Nov 04, 2014
Everything you need to know about the 'feathering system' on Virgin Galactic's spaceshipSpaceShipTwo is designed to take two pilots and six passengers into the vacuum of space on the power of a rocket engine after being launched from a jet-powered mother ship at an altitude of about 50,000 feet.
Nov 04, 2014
Image correction? Richard Branson vows to be first space passenger despite crashJust days after Virgin Galactic spacecraft exploded over California's Mojave Desert, Virgin founder Sir Richard Branson has reportedly said that he still plans to be on his company's first craft that takes tourists to space.<br />
Nov 04, 2014
Was a lowly lever behind the Virgin Galactic spaceship crash?A prematurely deployed slowing device could "well be" behind the Virgin Galactic spaceship crash, Virgin's boss Richard Branson said
Nov 03, 2014
Doomed Virgin Galactic spaceship may have broken apart in flightThe head of the federal agency examining last week's fatal crash of a Virgin Galactic passenger spaceship during a test flight in California's Mojave Desert said on Sunday the vehicle appears to have broken apart in flight.
Nov 02, 2014
Photos: Virgin Galactic's test flight explodes mid-air, kills pilotThe test flight of Virgin Galactic's passenger spaceship ended in tragedy after it exploded killing a pilot and seriously injuring one. Here are some images.
Aug 05, 2014
World business leaders advocate 3-day work week, HR experts say India not readyWorld’s top billionaire business leaders like Carlos Slim and Richard Branson may be advocating for 3-day working week to boost employee productivity, but HR experts believe India is not ready for such a model.
Aug 03, 2014
Three-day working week? Indian HR experts pass on the ideaThe proponents of this believe that employee productivity can be improved with longer working hours in just three days, as against spreading them across more number of days.<br />
Mar 06, 2014
London to Sydney in just two hours? Why billionaires are betting on space for investmentIf sub-orbital space travel becomes affordable for the rich, then you could fly from Dubai to Vancouver in one-and-a-half hours. This will revolutionise the global luxury second home market
Aug 21, 2013
Hootsuite top 5: Anand Mahindra in the big leagueArray