In Billionaire Space Race, Sir Richard Branson Takes the Lead

The space race is heating up with bilionaires jockeying to be the first to propel humans into space. Richard Branson is poised to be first. | Source: Shutterstock; Edited by CCN By CCN Markets: Who would have thought that the newfangled space race would be funded by nerdy billionaires, one of whom has been knighted? […]

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Billionaire Richard Branson Puts His Money Where Elon Musk’s Mouth Is

SpaceX founder Elon Musk loves to talk about going to space. Fellow starstruck billionaire Sir Richard Branson plans to actually travel there. Next month. He’ll ride aboard one of his own Virgin Galactic rocket ships. The Daily Beast reports Branson’s virgin space flight will coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. […]

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