Space Tourism: The Latest News, Features and Photos
Learn the latest news about space tourism and space tourist trips into outer space. SPACE.com looks at the growing business of space tourism.
NASA's Commercial Crew Program dedicates taxpayer dollars to private companies, who may employ thousands, to re-supply and deliver crew to the International Space Station. But will it work?
Tapping the vast riches of the solar system could help humanity blaze a trail to other stars for the first time
The burgeoning industry should help create new technologies and bring launch costs down.
Bigelow Aerospace's BEAM expandable module will enhance the living area of the International Space Station.
This site near Las Cruces, New Mexico, is being planned as a base for commercial spaceflight.
Find out the facts about Titan's heavy atmosphere, lakes of hydrocarbons and the possibility of life.
NASA has signed a $17.8 million deal with Nevada-based Bigelow Aerospace for one of its expandable modules.
The space agency has signed a contract with Bigelow Aerospace for an inflatable habitat.
AXE is looking for 22 people with the "right stuff" to fly in space.
See photos of Dragon, Grasshopper and other SpaceX rockets taken since the company was founded in 2002.
Private spacecraft from SpaceX, Virgin Galactic and others are poised for major test in 2013.
The actress reportedly received a ticket for Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo from British billionaire Sir Richard Branson.
SpaceX's Grasshopper reusable rocket prototype flew 12-stories up during its third test flight.
The SpaceX Grasshopper flew more than 130 feet (40 meters) into the air before landing successfully after 29 seconds of flight.
There is no standard for doctors to refer to when approving patients for spaceflight, according to new research.
The suborbital vehicle flew a successful drop test Dec. 19.
Entrepreneur Richard Branson aims to take paying passengers into space in the next few years.
Richard Branson, through his company Virgin Galactic, plans to offer flights into space for paying customers by 2015.