new shepard

Another Flight for New Shepard, No Passengers This Time

Blue Origin completed its 17th successful flight with their New Shepard launch vehicle today, which was also the spacecraft's 8th…

2 months ago

What’s Next for Blue Origin After Today’s Successful Flight?

At a post-flight press conference, Jeff Bezos made several announcements and spoke about the next steps Blue Origin will take.

3 months ago

Richard Branson will fly on SpaceShipTwo this weekend. Welcome to the New (Edge of) Space Race!

On Sunday, July 11th (weather permitting), Richard Branson will become the first billionaire to go to space, beating Jeff Bezos…

3 months ago

Blue Origin Auction Ends With a Closing Bid of $28 million

Blue Origin's auction for a seat aboard the New Shepard's inaugural spaceflight has now closed, with a winning bid of…

4 months ago

Jeff Bezos Will be Flying to Space Aboard New Shepard Next Month

Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos has announced that he and his brother will be on the New Shepard spacecraft as…

4 months ago

Blue Origin Will Finally Fly Passengers to the Edge of Space in July

Blue Origin has a charitable auction going and whoever makes the highest bid will win a ride to space the…

5 months ago

Blue Origin’s Latest New Shepard Flight is a Success, With Passengers Climbing on Board (and Getting off Again Before it Flew)

Blue Origin is once again feeling momentum after the latest successful flight of their New Shepard launch vehicle.

6 months ago

Once He Steps Down From Amazon, Jeff Bezos Will be Able to Focus his Energy on Blue Origin

Jeff Bezos' recent decision to step down as CEO of Amazon could be good news for Blue Origin, one of…

8 months ago

NASA is Going to Try Manufacturing a Telescope Mirror in Space

A process developed by NASA, which could be very useful for building telescopes in space, will soon be tested with…

1 year ago

Blue Origin’s New Shepard Flies Again, a Week Before Their Mysterious Announcement

Today's breed of billionaire space entrepreneurs likes to keep us guessing, don't they? Mr. Elon Musk is famous for announcing…

2 years ago