Google buys Skybox for half a billion dollars, not just to improve its satellite maps, but also to spread affordable Internet across the globe.
Google plans on spending billions of dollars on creating small satellites that would deliver internet access to third world countries.
We think of Project Vanguard as America's first failed satellite launch attempt, but the program was much more than one public explosion.
The Stratobus might look like a blimp, but it’s more like part drone and part satellite, and it'll fly into the stratosphere within the next five years.
DigitalGlobe, a company that acquires satellite imagery, has released about 300 square miles of imagery of the South China Sea, giving the public the opportunity to help search for Flight 370, which disappeared Saturday.
High definition video clips from satellites mean that yes, you can see yourself waving from orbit.
Nobody has better satellite images than the U.S. government, and the latest piece of space hardware will cover every foot of the globe every two days.
The armed forces are paying $440 million for inflatable satellite antennas that look like beach balls. First used in Hurricane Katrina recovery efforts, the antennas can withstand water, wind, and even bullets.
University and high school student-built satellites launch into space as part of NASA’s Cubesat Launch Initiative.
Berkeley scientists want to put satellite in space that will detect wildfires quickly and efficiently and allow for faster ground response time.