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Here's the Finished Neptune Excelsior Capsule That Will Be Taking You to Space
Here's the Finished Neptune Excelsior Capsule That Will Be Taking You to Space

22 Feb 2024, 11:15 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Space Perspective is making progress toward offering the world's first carbon-neutral flight to space and democratizing space tourism

 
This Strato-Balloon Puts a Very Luxurious Spin on Space Tourism, Will Wine and Dine You
This Strato-Balloon Puts a Very Luxurious Spin on Space Tourism, Will Wine and Dine You

20 Apr 2023, 08:05 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The Zephalto Celeste eyes a 2025 launch, promises the most luxurious, customizable tourist experience at the edge of space, with maximum sustainability

 
George Takei on William Shatner’s Space Flight: He Didn’t Really Go to Outer Space
George Takei on William Shatner’s Space Flight: He Didn’t Really Go to Outer Space

18 Jan 2023, 09:35 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / William Shatner became the oldest civilian to fly to the edge of space onboard Blue Origin’s Shepard second flight. Takei is not impressed

 
Space Tourism Just Got More Thrilling With the Launch of World’s First Marine Spaceport
Space Tourism Just Got More Thrilling With the Launch of World’s First Marine Spaceport

17 Nov 2022, 07:03 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Space Perspective will launch the first space balloon from onboard the MS Voyager in early 2023, plans to build an entire fleet of marine spaceports

 
The Balloon Space Flight Competition Is On: Halo Space Has Entered the Chat
The Balloon Space Flight Competition Is On: Halo Space Has Entered the Chat

25 Oct 2022, 06:10 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Space tourism should be affordable, widely accessible and, just as important, non-polluting: new company aims to check all three boxes as early as 2025

 
World’s First Space Tourist, Billionaire Dennis Tito, Buys 2 Seats on SpaceX’s Starship
World’s First Space Tourist, Billionaire Dennis Tito, Buys 2 Seats on SpaceX’s Starship

13 Oct 2022, 06:19 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Dennis and Akiko Tito will become the first couple to do a lunar flyby on the second manned, private mission of the Starship rocket

 
William Shatner Explains Why Space Tourism Matters in Ways Jeff Bezos Never Could
William Shatner Explains Why Space Tourism Matters in Ways Jeff Bezos Never Could

10 Oct 2022, 06:14 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / In his new book, the Star Trek actor explains how his record-breaking flight on the second Blue Origin flight filled him with terrible sadness and hopelessness

 
Tom Cruise Is Taking Us to Space: Universal Boss Confirms Movie Onboard the ISS
Tom Cruise Is Taking Us to Space: Universal Boss Confirms Movie Onboard the ISS

10 Oct 2022, 05:28 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Plans for shooting in space were announced a couple of years ago but stalled as Hollywood dealt with the health crisis. They’re now back on the table

 
Hilton Is Building the First Space Hotel for Astronauts on Starlab
Hilton Is Building the First Space Hotel for Astronauts on Starlab

23 Sep 2022, 04:50 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Hilton Hotels and Voyager are working on the hotel suites on Starlab, to “reimagine the human experience in space” for comfortable, extended stays

 
Elon Musk Talks to Jay Leno About His Plans to Colonize Mars, Shows Him the Rockets
Elon Musk Talks to Jay Leno About His Plans to Colonize Mars, Shows Him the Rockets

18 Sep 2022, 09:17 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Jay Leno gets an exclusive tour of Starbase, chats with Elon about why space exploration needs revolutionizing and man to become an interplanetary species

 
This Is How Many People Would Choose to Travel to Space With Elon Musk
This Is How Many People Would Choose to Travel to Space With Elon Musk

5 Sep 2022, 14:05 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Space tourism is on the rise. Several companies have already made headlines by announcing their ambitions to provide different forms of commercial flight

 
A Real Martian House Lands on Earth, Shows a Glimpse Into a Possible Martian Future
A Real Martian House Lands on Earth, Shows a Glimpse Into a Possible Martian Future

28 Aug 2022, 00:30 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Multidisciplinary art project aims to serve as research platform for a future habitat on Mars, where resources are scarce and conditions are harsh

 
The Chainsmokers Is the First Musical Act to Perform at the Edge of Space
The Chainsmokers Is the First Musical Act to Perform at the Edge of Space

21 Jul 2022, 07:06 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / World View announces The Chainsmokers live concert up in their space balloon, on the first round of flights taking place in 2024

 
Adrian Grenier Is Chief Earth Advocate for Space Balloon Company World View
Adrian Grenier Is Chief Earth Advocate for Space Balloon Company World View

19 Apr 2022, 07:46 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The former Entourage actor will welcome space tourists back on earth, help World View progress toward a carbon-neutral footprint through upcycling

 
Space Perspective Unveils the Future Neptune Capsule's Luxurious, Cozy Interior
Space Perspective Unveils the Future Neptune Capsule's Luxurious, Cozy Interior

13 Apr 2022, 02:31 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / The Space Lounge isn't anything like the conventional cabins of spaceships, but more like a private jet cabin with otherworldly views

 
Kanye Is Hoping Elon Musk Will Launch Him, His Kids and His Music Into Space
Kanye Is Hoping Elon Musk Will Launch Him, His Kids and His Music Into Space

21 Mar 2022, 08:49 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / “They are friends and they talk about everything,” including the possibility of taking a space flight together, says new report

 
Richard Branson, Virgin Galactic Sued for Sending “Faulty Rockets” Into Space on Purpose
Richard Branson, Virgin Galactic Sued for Sending “Faulty Rockets” Into Space on Purpose

8 Mar 2022, 10:00 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Shareholder alleges insider trading by Branson and chairman Chamath Palihapitiya, who contributed to artificially inflating Virgin Galactic share price

 
Pete Davidson Is Next to Go to Space With Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin
Pete Davidson Is Next to Go to Space With Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin

4 Mar 2022, 06:16 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Davidson and Bezos had an extended dinner date in January, when they talked about plans of getting the comedian to the edge of space

 
David Beckham’s Oldest Son Might Be Getting a VIP Space Trip as a Wedding Gift
David Beckham’s Oldest Son Might Be Getting a VIP Space Trip as a Wedding Gift

31 Jan 2022, 05:53 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Brooklyn Beckham is getting married this year to actress Nicola Peltz, and it seems that they'll be getting a truly unique and expensive wedding gift

 
Spaceship Neptune Is the Low-Tech, Cheaper Way to Reach the Edge of Space
Spaceship Neptune Is the Low-Tech, Cheaper Way to Reach the Edge of Space

16 Jan 2022, 05:02 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Spaceship Neptune is in essence a balloon with a pressurized capsule underneath that doesn't really reach space, but hovers many miles beneath it