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Aug 12, 2014

Would you send your dog's ashes into space?

The cremated remains of your pet can now be sent to the moon on a special "Memorial Spaceflight," thanks to a new initiative from Celestis Pets...

Aug 08, 2014

Astronauts suffer serious insomnia while in space

The Harvard study found that around 75 per cent of astronauts resorted to sleeping pills during spaceflight, raising concerns about the effect the drugs may be having on their performance...

Aug 01, 2014

Spaceflight to launch network for communicating with tiny satellites

It's expensive and difficult to communicate with satellites, especially if an organization is only launching one or two. Spaceflight will allow paying customers to reach their spacecraft wherever they are above Earth. Spaceflight to launch network fo...

Aug 01, 2014

Spaceflight to launch network for communicating with tiny satellites

It's expensive and difficult to communicate with satellites, especially if an organization is only launching one or two. Spaceflight will allow paying customers to reach their spacecraft wherever they are above Earth. Spaceflight to launch network fo...

Aug 01, 2014

Your pet can now be given a memorial spaceflight

A Texas company is offering a unique send off for beloved pets by placing a portion of their cremated remains in a More.....

Aug 05, 2014

Heavenly Bodies: Space funerals for pets

Want Fido to have a memorial the family will remember? A company that blasts human ashes into space is now offering to propel beloved pets. Simon Usborne reports Six feet under, or 250,000 miles up? That's the choice for the bereaved with the will – ... #California #Houston, TX #Los Angeles, CA #Gene Roddenberry #Moon (astronomy)

Aug 05, 2014

SpaceX Will Build $85 Million Spaceport In America's Poorest City

It's official: Brownsville, Texas, will host the first commercial orbital launch site in the U.S. Spaceflight company SpaceX is getting tantalizingly close to its dream of launching rockets from its own private spaceport: In July, the Federal Aviatio... #Texas #Rick Perry #Federal Aviation Administration #Brownsville, TX #Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX)