A decade ago, the prospect of a $10-million prize to build a commercial spacecraft triggered more than $100-million in research investment and helped start the nation’s private space-launch industry.
One question left behind on Earth: Was the…
This content is available exclusively to Chronicle subscribers
Already a subscriber?
Log in now
Not a subscriber yet?
Subscribe now for instant access to this article and thousands of others, data tables, and interactive charts — all available exclusively for Chronicle subscribers. Plus your subscription includes weekly print or digital delivery of The Chronicle and The Review and the Chronicle iPad® Edition.Subscribe Today