Latest Space Adventures Stories

2005-07-28 09:34:08

A millionaire scientist has been confirmed as a member of a Russian Soyuz crew scheduled to blast off Oct. 1 and deliver supplies to the international space station.

2005-07-06 13:20:00

Russia's space agency has signed a contract with Gregory Olsen, a spokesman said Wednesday, in a deal that would make the U.S. millionaire scientist only the third tourist to visit the international space station.

2005-05-25 14:48:40

Millionaire scientist Gregory Olsen's $20 million flight to the International Space Station on a Russian rocket, which was put on hold last summer because of health concerns, is back on track.

2005-05-13 08:25:44

Dozens of Japanese people, many in their senior years, have voiced interest after US and British firms began scouting for adventurous tourists who want to blast off into space, companies said.

2004-11-29 12:00:17

ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Neither age nor gravity stopped 80-year-old Dorothy Simpson from flying into record books. Recently, Mrs.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'