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Stephen Hawking Says We Have 100 Years to Inhabit Another Planet

Should we just start planning now?

Famed physicist Stephen Hawking this week came out with a, if not an immediately dire, let’s say concerning prediction for humanity’s future on Earth.In a BBC documentary that will air later this year called Stephen Hawking: Expedition New Earth, the scientist will elucidate ...

by Nina Zipkin  | May 10, 2017 02:00:00
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Jeff Bezos Will Sell $1 Billion of Amazon Stock a Year to Fund Blue Origin

Given Amazon's value, he sure can afford it

Space travel is no easy feat -- and it comes at a price. Just ask Amazon founder and CEO, Washington Post owner and founder of space company Blue Origin, Jeff Bezos.At the 33rd Space Symposium Conference on Wednesday, Bezos revealed that he is selling ...

by Rose Leadem  | April 09, 2017 08:00:00
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Jeff Bezos Wants to Create a Delivery Service for the Moon

Will there be Amazon Dash buttons in space?

It seems that Elon Musk is not the only one with his eye on travel to the moon.Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, who, like Musk, is in the reusable rocket game through his company Blue Origin, has reportedlysubmitted plans to NASA and the White ...

by Nina Zipkin  | March 07, 2017 12:00:00
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(Video) What Will It Be Like to Fly in a Blue Origin Spaceship?

The engineer behind the vessels recently spoke about the future of the company

Like fellow moguls Elon Musk and Richard Branson, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos hopes to send humans to Mars and beyond with his company Blue Origin. But first he has his eye on getting civilian passengers into Blue Origin’s New Shepard ...

by Nina Zipkin  | February 19, 2017 12:00:00
Run & Grow

A vacation in outer space may soon be possible

Let’s take that needed 'space' you need to a whole new level.

All new ventures are risky, but Robert Bigelow's latest ambition is out of this world.Bigelow, the founder and owner of the Budget Suites of America hotel chain, is also the founder of Bigelow Aerospace.Last month, SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket was tasked with delivering a ...

by Nina Zipkin  | May 28, 2016 01:00:00
Run & Grow

NASA invested in these 8 out of this world technologies

Some 2,000 commercial products in the market are influenced by the space agency.

We have NASA to thank for many of the technologies we use in our daily lives—everything from memory foam and freeze-dried food, to sunglasses that protect our eyes against UV light and the cameras in our smartphones. The agency says there are ...

by Nina Zipkin  | May 22, 2016 01:00:00