Space elevators

Wonder elevator to make space travel lot cheaper

Talks of space elevators may be doing the rounds for some time but a Canadian entrepreneur has now unveiled design of the world`s first space elevator that could make space journeys a lot cheaper.

Jun 05, 2014, 22:24 PM IST

Beanstalk-like `space elevators` come closer to reality

Researchers suggest that a space elevator consisting of an Earth-anchored tether that extends 62,000 miles into space could eventually provide routine, safe, inexpensive and quiet access to orbit.

Mar 12, 2014, 16:12 PM IST