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Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Texas SpaceX facility might land first human on Mars

At the groundbreaking ceremony on Monday for SpaceX's private commercial space facility near Brownsville, the company's CEO, Elon Musk, said the site may play a role in landing the first human on Mars.

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

Space tourist, video game developer to speak at Business Leadership Week

Adventurer, entrepreneur and video game developer Richard Garriott will deliver the keynote address for the 2010 Business Leadership Week Feb. 8-12 at Texas State University.