Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Launches Second Successful FlightVirgin founder Richard Branson's rocket-powered passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, zoomed closer to taking tourists to the edge of space Tuesday.
Virgin Galactic's Unity Spaceship Makes First Powered FlightVirgin Galactic has conducted the first powered test flight of its new space tourism rocket.
Branson Named Hyperloop One Chairman, Invests Undisclosed Amount In High-Speed Tube TransportThe company also said Monday it had reached speeds of 387 km per hour, or roughly 240 miles per hour.
Jessica Alba's Company Joins Trend Of Businesses That Make Life Easier For New ParentsUSC Professor John Boudreau says businesses have begun to increasingly treat workers like customers -- especially in competitive fields like high tech.
SpaceShipTwo Crash Investigation May Take Up To 1 YearBillionaire Richard Branson is promising to find out what caused the crash of his Virgin Galactic prototype space tourism rocket that killed a test pilot, but federal investigators are cautioning that it may take up to a year to learn exactly what went wrong.
Officials ID Pilot Killed In Space Tourism CrashThe pilot killed during a test flight of Virgin Galactic's prototype space tourism rocket over the Mojave Desert on Friday was identified Saturday as a 39-year-old Tehachapi man.
Billionaire Richard Branson Plans Deep-Ocean Submarine DivesBillionaire adventurer Richard Branson on Tuesday unveiled a new single-person submarine that he said will be used to set new world records by exploring the five deepest parts of the world's oceans.
Richard Branson To Announce New Venture In Newport BeachBillionaire adventurer Richard Branson is hinting at underwater adventures with the unveiling of his latest business venture at a Southern California yacht club.