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Kalam meets India's would-be first space tourist

Film your experiences in outer space and show them to children to create awareness -- this was President A P J Abdul Kalam's advice to "travel freak" Santosh George, set to become India's first......

Keralite set to be India's first space tourist

Taking tourism to greater heights, Santosh George Kulangara, a Keralite, is all set to become the first Indian space tourist. Santosh, the Managing Director of Labour India Publications, and......

Stephen Hawking plans a space journey

The world's best-known scientist Stephen Hawking is planning a space flight. "This year I'm planning a zero-gravity flight and to go into space in 2009," Hawking, who celebrates his 65th birthday......

Indian finalises tourist spacecraft design

Dr Chirinjeev Kathuria's dream of tourist flights to space crossed another milestone this month when his company PlanetSpace finally picked a design for an eight-person orbital fly back spacecraft.......

On board Richard Branson's SpaceShipTwo

Virgin Galactic, the world's first commercial spaceline, announced "LauncherOne", a new air-launched rocket specifically designed to deliver small satellites into orbit. Click NEXT to read...

Images: Virgin SpaceShip2 makes first test flight!

The world is another step closer to space tourism now. You can book your place in space and join around 370 Virgin Galactic astronauts who will venture into space, soon. Tickets cost $200,000 and......

Bitcoin fails to gain currency with RBI

The central bank raises red flag, warns of potential risk. Virgin group chief Richard Branson has started accepting these and US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S Bernanke says these hold long-term......

Branson's flying submarine to explore oceans' depths

Virgin Group chairman, adventurer and billionaire Sir Richard Branson, after having set his sights on commercial space travel through his Virgin Galactic, is now targeting the oceans' depths.......

Pay Rs 90 lakh and buy a ticket to space

Six Indians are among a list of 500 enthusiasts who have signed up for the first ever commercial space flight for an astronomical $200,000 (about Rs 90 lakh). The space tourism services by......

Kate Winslet and hubby Ned Rocknroll name son Bear

Get your lowdown on what's going on in the world of Hollywood, right here!Kate Winslet and husband Ned Rocknroll have named their baby boy Bear, a spokesperson for the couple has confirmed.......

Virgin Group to sponsor Brawn GP team

British entrepreneur Richard Branson's Virgin Group has agreed a substantial sponsorship deal with the new Brawn GP team, both sides announced at the Australian Grand Prix on Saturday. Branson told......

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Q. Who is the first possible future Indian space tourist and has been confirmed along with 37 others for space-tour operator Virgin Galactics 2009 spaceflight. ?
:  A. Me ANand Agarwal more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-the-first-possible-future-indian-space-tourist-and-ha//answers/15449038

Abhijeet Chavan
Q. Google founder going to space.. what a progress na?
Abhijeet Chavan:  A. Progress? Maybe but not new at all. It's called space tourism and as per Wikipedia there has been so far 5 space tourists flown to and from the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/google-founder-going-to-space..-what-a-progress-na/15427641/answers/9486710

flop man
Q. Who owns the space tourism company Virgin Galactic
Flop Man:  A. Richard Branson more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-owns-the-space-tourism-company-virgin-galactic/9486291/answers/6143364

ANURADHA PATHAKJ
Q. How much Virgin Galactics charging for space flights?
ANURADHA PATHAKJ:  A. US$200,000 more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-much-virgin-galactics-charging-for-space-flights/6143349/answers/4392431

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Wedding in the sky

Lady Gaga wants to tie the knot with her boyfriend in space Singer Lady Gaga wants to wed actor-boyfriend Taylor Kinney in space in early 2015.The... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/entertainment/hollywood/Wedding-in-the-sky/articleshow/40428152.cms
Northrop Grumman Developing XS-1 Experimental Spaceplane Design for DARPA

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) Intraday Stock Chart Today : Wednesday 20 August 2014 REDONDO BEACH, Calif. , Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --... ...

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Sex, drugs and... Bitcoin?

I bought a bitcoin. How could I not? Id been hearing about it for years, which isn't to say I remotely understood what it was. What I did know... ...

http://www.gqindia.com/content/bitcoin-drug-bust
Chicago teen Trisha aims to tackle cyber-bullying with Rethink, enters Google Science Fair final

A Chicago school girl is getting international attention for her project which aims to stop bullying online. After entering the Google Science... ...

http://tech.firstpost.com/news-analysis/chicago-teen-trisha-aims-to-tackle-cyber-bullying-with-rethink-enters-google-science-fair-final-228677.html
Land Rover and Virgin Galactic provide unique insight into test and development programmes

Partners Land Rover and Virgin Galactic make progress in the world of testing and development of new vehicles on land and in space. New... ...

http://www.europe.tata.com/Section/Article/Land-Rover-and-Virgin-Galactic-provide-unique-insight-into-test-and-development-programmes?sectid=Q753bw1G5ro%3D

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