Virgin Galactic launches (on the New York Stock Exchange)

Public investors now able to buy shares as Sir Richard Bransons space tourism venture seeks funds for takeoff Virgin Galactic has taken a giant leap towards space as shares in the billionaire Sir Richard Bransons space tourism venture started trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Public investors are now able to buy shares under the stock market ticker symbol SPCE in the human spaceflight company which is betting that enough wealthy tourists will pay the $250,000 (195,000) ticket price to justify investments worth hundreds of millions of dollars. rocket company founded by Elon Musk, the chief executive of electric carmaker Tesla, and Blue Origin, the company owned by the Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, which aims to talks with the …

NASA Shares A Picture Of The Sun That Looks Like It Celebrates Halloween Already

Science is awesome. Period. Not only has science pushed (and continues to do so) humanity forward to achieve new heights, but it has also become its key to unraveling the secrets of the universe. NASA—the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, or more conventionally speaking, the people who explore space and show us cool stuff about it—has recently posted a picture of the Sun on their official social media accounts. However, this is no ordinary glimpse into the giant ball of fire in the sky, no. Nasa’s recent post of the Sun is oddly reminiscent of an evil jack o’lantern Image credits: The SDO is an ongoing NASA mission launched in 2010 as part of the Living With A Star program. …