Spaceship One closes in on X-Prize

In an impressive demonstration Spaceship One climbed on it’s own power to 211,000 feet within striking distance of the altitude required to reach space. Their is speculation that they will be ready to make a run for the money as early as next week. [BBC]

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Todd Cochrane is the Founder of Geek News Central and host of the Geek News Central Podcast. He is a Podcast Hall of Fame Inductee and was one of the very first podcasters in 2004. He wrote the first book on podcasting, and did many of the early Podcast Advertising deals in the podcasting space. He does two other podcasts in addition to Geek News Central. The New Media Show and Podcast Legends.