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Elon Musk’s SpaceX unveils Dragon V2 capsule to ferry astronauts to space

A sleek, white gumdrop-shaped space capsule that aims to carry up to seven astronauts to the International Space Station and return to land anywhere on Earth was unveiled by SpaceX. The Dragon V2, short for version two, is the first attempt by a private……

Soviet-era space capsule from the ’70s fetches 1 million euros at auction

A Soviet-era space capsule that carried three cosmonauts into space in the 1970s fetched a million euros at auction. The capsule went to an unidentified European buyer after bidding by telephone, Christine de Schaetzen, who heads German auction house Lempertz, told AFP after what it said was the first such…