Space tourism

Would you pay $35 million to travel like a cosmonaut?

Would you pay $35 million to travel like a cosmonaut?

When money and gravity are no object, following in the galactic footsteps of Yuri Gagarin is the final frontier
Beautiful NASA posters advertise intergalactic vacations

Beautiful NASA posters advertise intergalactic vacations

Space agency's art team hopes retro images will promote interest in Kepler telescope project’s work discovering potentially habitable worlds
Space tourists could blast off from UK by 2018

Space tourists could blast off from UK by 2018

Britain has stolen a march in the space race with plans for the world's first spaceport outside the U.S., hoping to be operational by 2018
Space, the final frontier? Not for Chinese who want to fly Virgin Galactic

Space, the final frontier? Not for Chinese who want to fly Virgin Galactic

Anti-espionage laws bar Chinese nationals from spot on space tourism flights
200,000 people apply to live on Mars

200,000 people apply to live on Mars

A Dutch company plans on sending four lucky Earthlings to colonize the Red Planet. The catch: They won't come back
One-way ticket to Mars: thousands apply

One-way ticket to Mars: thousands apply

Successful applicants will train for eight years
Space tourists: Book your trip now

Space tourists: Book your trip now

Passenger trips to space could just be a year away
Virgin Galactic one flight closer to space tourism

Virgin Galactic one flight closer to space tourism

The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight
Beer in Space tour could be possible by 2013

Beer in Space tour could be possible by 2013

An Australian travel company teams with space engineers to plan the ultimate pub crawl
London to Tokyo in 90 minutes, via space

London to Tokyo in 90 minutes, via space

One more contender joins the great space travel race, planning super-quick sub-orbital flights
Russians unveil space hotel

Russians unveil space hotel

Plans to open the first-ever space hotel in 2016. But what's there to do up there?
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