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Happy Galactic Tick Day

Happy Galactic Tick Day

We have a lot of celebrations each and every year to mark the "New Year" or the procession of the Earth around the Sun. Rarely...

Sep 29 2016, 1:11pm CDT

Rare Galactic Fossil of Early Milky Way Discovered

Rare Galactic Fossil of Early Milky Way Discovered

It seems that the discovery of the galactic petrified remnant of the early Milky Way has taken place....

Sep 9 2016, 6:49am CDT

Galactic Gold Mine: Rare Dwarf Galaxy Found with Huge Amounts of Gold

Galactic Gold Mine: Rare Dwarf Galaxy Found with Huge Amounts of Gold

A galaxy “gold treasure” shows how heavy elements formed in the first place. Neutron stars were responsible for the r-process e...

May 21 2016, 5:59am CDT

Virgin Galactic Unveils SpaceShipTwo

Virgin Galactic Unveils SpaceShipTwo for Space Tourism

Virgin Atlantic which is Richard Branson’s company is to introduce a novel SpaceShipTwo....

Feb 19 2016, 4:13am CST

Virgin Galactic Partners with Adidas' Y-3 for Designer Space Suits

Virgin Galactic Partners with Adidas' Y-3 for Designer Space Suits

Virgin Galactic and Y-3 are about to design some pretty nifty space clothes....

Jan 15 2016, 7:48am CST

Black hole

UTSA Team Discovers That Black Hole Affects Galactic Climate

A team of researchers has presented a study at the 227th meeting of the American Astronomical Society in Kissimmee, Fla., detai...

Jan 7 2016, 7:38am CST

Hubble Space Telescope Sees a Rare Galactic Sunflower Galaxy

Hubble Space Telescope Sees a Rare Galactic Sunflower Galaxy

A rare sunflower galaxy was photographed by the Hubble Telescope. The stars in its spiral resemble the seeds at the center of a...

Sep 15 2015, 6:48am CDT

Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo Crash: 1 Pilot Dead, 1 Injured

Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo Crash: 1 Pilot Dead, 1 Injured

Virgin Galactic suffers with the new aircraft crash, deaths and injuries. Virgin Galactic will launch an investigation....

Nov 1 2014, 8:30am CDT

Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo Crashed

Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo Crashed

Breaking: Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo Crashed during test flight. Status of the pilots is unkown....

Oct 31 2014, 2:28pm CDT

Google In Talks To Take Virgin Galactic Stake

Google In Talks To Take Virgin Galactic Stake

The talks are part of Google's project to extend internet access to billions by putting hundreds of satellites in low-Eart...

Jun 12 2014, 12:32pm CDT

Galactic Starfighter expansion available for all Star Wars: The Old Republic MMO players

Galactic Starfighter expansion available for all Star Wars: The Old Republic MMO players

Expansion pack is playable for all player levels...

Feb 5 2014, 11:39am CST

Virgin Galactic SpaceShip Two Tests Thrusters and New Protective Coating

Virgin Galactic SpaceShip Two Tests Thrusters and New Protective Coating

Virgin Galactic tests new thruster system for the first time...

Jan 14 2014, 11:56am CST

Star Wars: The Old Republic Galactic Starfighter Expansion Now Available

Star Wars: The Old Republic Galactic Starfighter Expansion Now Available

New expansion will go live for non-subscribers later...

Dec 4 2013, 11:00am CST

Virgin Galactic accepts Bitcoin Payment

Virgin Galactic accepts Bitcoin Payment

Space travel endeavor Virgin Galactic tries hard to be futuristic. Now the company announced to accept Bitcoin as payment for a...

Nov 23 2013, 2:20am CST

Galactic Starfighter Expansion Coming in December for Star Wars: The Old Republic

Galactic Starfighter Expansion Coming in December for Star Wars: The Old Republic

New expansion brings space combat to the mix...

Oct 9 2013, 11:56am CDT

Virgin Galactic Teams up with Zero Gravity Corporation for Special Zero G Plane Ride

Virgin Galactic Teams up with Zero Gravity Corporation for Special Zero G Plane Ride

Virgin Galactic Flyers get their first taste of no gravity...

Oct 7 2013, 1:13pm CDT

Paypal Galactic Will Offer Space Currency

Paypal Galactic Will Offer Space Currency

Space has been called the final frontier. That is why the online cash nexus, Paypal and SETI got together to introduce space cu...

Jun 27 2013, 9:57am CDT

Justin Bieber Books Space Flight on Virgin Galactic

Justin Bieber Books Space Flight on Virgin Galactic

Justin Bieber bought a ticket for a space trip with Virgin Galactic....

Jun 6 2013, 7:35am CDT

Virgin Galactic CEO Talks Space Travel for All

Virgin Galactic CEO Talks Space Travel for All

Watch Virgin Galactic CEO George T. Whitesides explain the future of space travel for all of us....

Jun 6 2013, 4:07am CDT

Virgin Galactic LauncherOne unveiled

Virgin Galactic LauncherOne unveiled

New vehicle “LauncherOne” to transform small satellite market, as space tourism business powers into final leg of test flights....

Jul 11 2012, 9:41am CDT

Ashton Kutcher is 500th Future Astronaut on Virgin Galactic

Ashton Kutcher is 500th Future Astronaut on Virgin Galactic

Actor Ashton Kutcher buys space travel ticket from Virgin Galactic....

Mar 20 2012, 11:00am CDT

Virgin Galactic completes first manned Glide Flight of VSS Enterprise

Virgin Galactic completes first manned Glide Flight of VSS Enterprise

Richard Branson's commercial space flight venture Virgin Galactic announced the completion of the first piloted free flight of...

Oct 11 2010, 3:15am CDT

Virgin Galactic's VSS Enterprise Makes 'Captive Carry' Flight

Virgin Galactic's VSS Enterprise Makes 'Captive Carry' Flight

Virgin Galactic today has sent off a press announcement stating that their VSS Enterprise has finished its first captive carry...

Mar 23 2010, 9:54am CDT

Virgin Galactic unveiled WhiteKnightTwo

Virgin Galactic unveiled WhiteKnightTwo

Today, Virgin Founder, Sir Richard Branson and SpaceShipOne designer, Burt Rutan, pulled back the hangar doors on the new White...

Jul 29 2008, 1:38am CDT

Spore Galactic Edition Announced

Spore Galactic Edition Announced

EA and Maxis have announced a special edition version of Spore with extras called Spore Galactic Edition. The special version o...

Jun 25 2008, 9:13am CDT