Vice President Pence looks to NASA’s future as he honors Apollo...

Vice President Mike Pence honored the men who first landed on the moon on the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing...

On Apollo, using the bathroom was ‘messy.’ America’s next moonshot will...

The three Apollo 10 astronauts were zipping through the desolate expanse of space, the Earth a small blue marble behind them, on...

SpaceX delays its ISS resupply mission carrying 250 experiments to Wednesday

A late static fire test Friday of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket meant the company’s 18th resupply mission to the International Space Station,...

EcoSPEARS to work clean-tech program with Port of San Diego

A Central Florida clean-tech startup has partnered with the Port of San Diego to test technology that could help destroy contaminants in...

Fattmerchant marks 5 years, mayor’s office reports its revenue

For the first time, the annual revenue of a high-profile financial technology startup in Orlando has been revealed publicly as part of...

SpaceX sending Nickelodeon slime to the ISS, along with experiments from...

SpaceX’s 18th run to the International Space Station, planned for Sunday, will be packed with dozens of critical experiments, science that will...

Expert: Here’s what’s behind Orlando’s autonomous vehicle industry growth

Sheena Fowler knows that with more focus, Orlando can continue to grow as a center for the autonomous vehicle industry.

Autonomous cars: The future is coming — slowly

Asking a driverless minivan to join suburban traffic required pushing a button labeled “START RIDE.” What followed was a...

Here’s the latest on this firm’s technology for self-driving cars

Luminar Technologies Inc. expects its lidar technology, which was developed in Orlando, to help lead the way to more autonomous vehicle use.

After 50 years of Apollo 11 questions, this is the only...

No one ever asks Michael Collins about the mice. When he, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin returned from their...

Orlando hobnobs with Uber, Toyota, Nissan in push to lead driverless...

A conference attracting some of the heaviest hitters in autonomous vehicles could be the first step in making Central Florida a hub...

These are the biggest Q2 2019 venture capital deals in Central...

Companies in metro Orlando raised $5 million in three venture capital deals in second-quarter 2019, down from $40 million in five deals...

SpaceX now knows why its astronaut capsule exploded — and more...

After nearly three months of investigation into what SpaceX at first only called an “anomaly,” the company on Monday announced the likely...

Bridg joins forces with Japanese tech giant Tokyo Electron

Kissimmee-based smart sensor group Bridg and Japanese electronics and semiconductor firm Tokyo Electron Ltd. have formed a strategic partnership to develop tool and...

Health briefing: UCF’s Limbitless Solutions partners with 3-D manufacturer

Limbitless Solutions, a non-profit company founded by UCF students in 2014, has struck a multi-year partnership with Stratasys, an Israeli manufacturer of 3D...

Luminar raises $100M in venture capital to advance self-driving cars

Luminar Technologies Inc. on Wednesday said it has received $100 million in new funding and unveiled a new lidar sensor it claims...

Technology Venture capital to ‘pour fuel on fire’ for Orlando startup...

Michael Wright knows first hand the importance of venture capital funding. The CEO of Orlando-based startup RedTeam Software LLC just received...

Fire at SpaceX facility in Cocoa damages equipment

A fire broke out at a SpaceX facility in Cocoa on July 8, resulting in damaged equipment and infrastructure. No employees were...

Lockheed Martin to launch new Air Force GPS satellite this month

Defense giant Lockheed Martin's second-generation GPS III satellite, or GPS III Space Vehicle 02, is expected to launch from Florida's Space Coast...

Apollo 11 moon mission drew space-related companies to Central Florida

On May 25, 1961, President John F. Kennedy announced that the U.S. would land astronauts on the moon “before the decade is...