Rocketship revolutionaries: The new space race

The challenge is now to go faster, higher and cheaper than ever before. Here are the three visionaries leading the way.

Boeing and SpaceX to ferry astronauts to space station

The two winners have won contracts to deliver U.S. astronauts to the International Space Station starting in 2017

Space tourists flock to the heavens

Virgin Galactic’s rides aren’t cheap. But 700 people have already bought in.

The mighty musk

Elon Musk is the coolest rich guy on earth

Silicon Valley is full of big minds and egos, but one daring tycoon rises above

Shooting for the stars—privately

The space race is quickly becoming a commercial endeavour

How the wealthy are shooting for the stars—privately

Elon Musk, the geek tycoon

He’s selling electric cars and space shots while battling his ex and the press


Touching the face of God vs. punching him in the nose

Space nerd Colby Cosh takes Sir Richard Branson to task