space tourism

Space

Space Hotel Will Be Like 'Going on a Cruise,' Designer Ominously Warns

Let's take the worst things on Earth and put them in space.
Jason Koebler
9.9.19
tech-space

Why NASA Is Renting the International Space Station for Dirt Cheap

Companies will charge tens of millions of dollars for a single ticket to space, but NASA will see barely any of the money.
Jordan Pearson
6.13.19
tech

Watch Blue Origin Test Its Rocket Escape System for Rich Space Tourists

This is the first test for the escape system in the vacuum of space.
Daniel Oberhaus
7.18.18
Moon Mission

SpaceX Says It Will Send Two Extremely Wealthy People Around the Moon Next Year

There’s some skepticism out there about whether this will happen.
Bryson Masse
2.27.17
daily vice

We Meet a Drumming Women's Activist on Today's 'Daily VICE'

Then THUMP explores what LA is doing to ensure drug safety at music festivals and Motherboard explains how an entrepreneur plans to bring space tourism to the Coachella valley.
VICE Staff
3.18.16
latest on vice

Latest on VICE: China's 'Leftover Women,' Religious Wars in Central African Republic, and Space Tourism

We took a break last week for the Thanksgiving holiday but VICE didn't stop bringing it with fresh new videos for you to check out. Here's our latest slate of documentaries for you to watch.
VICE Staff
12.5.15
videos

Space Tourism Is Already Here

In the second episode of our Voyager series we check out what's already on offer for space tourists—and the closest you can get if you're not a multi-millionaire.
MOTHERBOARD STAFF
12.3.15
Radio Motherboard

When NASA Won't Hire You, Become a Freelance Astronaut

Brian Shiro was rejected by NASA. Twice. So he went and started an astronaut-for-hire service.
Brian Anderson
8.14.15
uk

The World’s Deepest Pool Could Be a Training Ground for Space Tourists

A UK company wants to build a 50m-deep pool for astronauts and divers to train in.
Victoria Turk
7.23.15
News

A Q&A With the Porn Stars Who Hope to Have Sex in Space

Pornhub is crowdfunding the world's first ever space porn.
Jason Koebler
6.11.15
Design

We're One Step Closer to Visiting Space in Giant Air Balloons

The view from 102,200' is magnificent.
Beckett Mufson
2.25.15
Opinion and Analysis

Even If You Hate Rich People, SpaceShipTwo Is Still Part of a Space Program

The idealistic view many people have of space exploration can lead to a cynical rejection of the real-world work being done to send humankind into space.
Ryan Faith
11.5.14
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