Space travel still big business, despite Virgin mishap

There are a number of misconceptions about space tourism, the most significant being that it doesn’t exist yet. In fact, it’s been around since 2001, when Dennis Tito reportedly stumped up $US20 million ($25.6 million) to tag along on the Russian Federal Space Agency’s ISS EP-1 mission. The NASA rocket scientist-turned-entrepreneur spent almost eight days … Read more