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Human genome map for sale on eBayupdated: Thu Apr 23 2009 13:10:00

Have at least $68,000 to spare? If so, you may be in the running to join an exclusive group of individuals who have had their complete genome sequenced.

Just Imagine: The reality of Spaceupdated: Fri Jun 20 2008 17:29:00

NewSpace advocate Robert Richards reveals how Google is sparking a second space race.

Google launches new space race to the moonupdated: Fri Jun 20 2008 17:29:00

When Neil Armstrong became the first man to set foot on the moon, he uttered unforgettable words. But the next visitor to roam the lunar landscape may send back e-mail instead.

CNNMoney: GSM marks 20th anniversaryupdated: Thu Sep 13 2007 03:26:00

GSM marks 20th anniversary

CNNMoney: Google offers out-of-this-world $30M prizeupdated: Thu Sep 13 2007 03:26:00

Google is bankrolling a $30 million out-of-this-world prize to the first private company that can safely land a robotic rover on the moon and beam back a gigabyte of images and video to Earth, the Internet search leader said Thursday.

Scientist maps his own DNAupdated: Wed Sep 05 2007 01:11:00

Scientist maps his own DNA

Mapping own DNA changes scientist's lifeupdated: Wed Sep 05 2007 01:11:00

Biologist-entrepreneur J. Craig Venter is part of a new kind of scientific explorer whose uncharted territory was his own genes.

The race to 100 mpgupdated: Tue Jul 17 2007 21:48:00

Over the past several decades, the promise of the "car of tomorrow" has remained unfulfilled, while the problems it was supposed to solve have only intensified.

Inventors to race for millions in auto-efficiency prizeupdated: Tue May 29 2007 15:13:00

The man behind the aerospace Ansari X Prize, which helped propel the first ventures into the field of space tourism, is taking on fuel efficiency in cars.

SpaceShipOne captures X Prizeupdated: Mon Oct 04 2004 08:43:00

SpaceShipOne achieved its most spectacular flight yet, climbing to an altitude of 377,591 feet (71 1/2 miles) to win the $10 million Ansari X Prize on Monday.

Next space race: Private craft prepare to launchupdated: Tue Jul 27 2004 14:08:00

A piloted rocket ship race to claim a $10 million Ansari X Prize purse for privately financed flight to the edge of space is heating up.

Private spaceship sets altitude recordupdated: Thu May 13 2004 20:14:00

The ultimate thrill ride could be closer to reality.

New Mexico to host private X Prize spaceflight contestsupdated: Tue May 11 2004 12:38:00

The X Prize Foundation and the New Mexico Office of Space Commercialization are joining forces to stage the multi-faceted X Prize Cup, a two-week long event that allows for privately financed, passenger-carrying space vehicles to compete for prizes.

Fortune: Entrepreneurs Looking Up Why those in the business of tourism think outer space is travel's final frontier.updated: Mon Oct 25 1999 00:01:00

Thirty years after Alan Shepard's lunar tee shot, entrepreneurs in the earthly business of tourism are looking up toward that back nine in the sky. Forget the right stuff--all tourists need is abou...

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