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Elizabeth Culliford

Cufflinks and the Caribbean: How Virgin Galactic kept space tourists' interest and money

Apr 12 2019

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. Virgin Galactic's goal to fly tourists into space as early as this summer is about 12 years later than initially promised by its founder, British billionaire Sir Richard Branson. | Video

RPT-INSIGHT-Cufflinks and the Caribbean: How Virgin Galactic kept space tourists' interest and money

Apr 12 2019

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 12 Virgin Galactic's goal to fly tourists into space as early as this summer is about 12 years later than initially promised by its founder, British billionaire Sir Richard Branson.

Branson's Virgin Galactic takes another step toward space tourism

Feb 22 2019

MOJAVE, Calif. A Virgin Galactic rocket plane on Friday soared to the edge of space with a test passenger for the first time, nudging British billionaire Richard Branson’s company closer to its goal of suborbital flights for space tourists. | Video

Branson's Virgin Galactic takes another step toward space tourism

Feb 22 2019

MOJAVE, Calif., Feb 22 A Virgin Galactic rocket plane on Friday soared to the edge of space with a test passenger for the first time, nudging British billionaire Richard Branson’s company closer to its goal of suborbital flights for space tourists.

Britain's Prince William tackles mental health taboo at Davos gathering

Jan 23 2019

DAVOS, Switzerland Britain's Prince William revealed on Wednesday that "not one celebrity" had originally wanted to join a mental health campaign he started in 2016 with his wife Kate and brother Harry. | Video

Prince William turns interviewer in Davos appearance with Attenborough

Jan 23 2019

DAVOS, Switzerland Britain's Prince William turned interviewer at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Tuesday, quizzing TV naturalist David Attenborough on what he called world leaders' "faltering" steps to tackle environmental challenges. | Video

Harsh climate: The struggle to track global sea level rise

Sep 21 2018

A loud rumble jolted climate scientist David Holland just before he went to sleep inside his fiberglass bear-resistant dome, set up next to a frozen fjord in Greenland. He scrambled outside into the sunlit night at about 11 p.m. | Video

Greenland and the hunt for better climate science

Sep 19 2018

GREENLAND Flying over eastern Greenland, the NASA scientists stared down from a Gulfstream jet as it followed the precise course they had flown in previous years - using radar to map the loss of ice. | Video

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