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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
Mars: The next travel frontier?

Mars: The next travel frontier?

Thousands of space ships could soon be shuttling between Mars and Earth, according to Elon Musk
Spaceport wants to revolutionize travel

Spaceport wants to revolutionize travel

Despite a recent test flight tragedy, you can still buy a ticket to the edge of space at this New Mexico spaceport
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
Astronaut to kid: 'You'd love it' up here

Astronaut to kid: 'You'd love it' up here

Astronaut Steve Swanson gives an interview to CNN iReporters, including the cutest question from a five-year-old
One step closer to space travel: UK company claims rocket engine breakthrough

One step closer to space travel: UK company claims rocket engine breakthrough

The new Sabre engine is expected to have "transformational impact" on space travel market
25 of mankind's greatest engineering achievements

25 of mankind's greatest engineering achievements

Big, bold and beautiful -- the bridges, skyscrapers and other impressive projects that showcase human achievement over the years
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
Sleepy desert town to become a 'spaceopolis'

Sleepy desert town to become a 'spaceopolis'

New Mexico town Truth or Consequences to become epicenter for space tourism
Space travel: U.S. company to offer 30 km-high balloon flights

Space travel: U.S. company to offer 30 km-high balloon flights

For $75,000 you can float up to space in a luxury capsule that looks like an iPod speaker system
Quiz: Do you have the smarts to be a space tourist?

Quiz: Do you have the smarts to be a space tourist?

It's gonna take more than just a wad of cash to become an orbital tourist. Find out if you've got space smarts with this quiz
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