SpaceX’s Elon Musk plans ‘fun’ trips to Mars

SpaceX’s Elon Musk plans ‘fun’ trips to Mars

SpaceX chief Elon Musk unveiled on Tuesday ambitious plans to establish a Mars colony by sending 100 humans at a time on massive spacecraft, possibly costing as low as $100,000 per person. Taking the stage under a large globe of Mars at the International Astronautical Congress, Musk showed his vision for a giant rocket that […]

Centrist Bayrou trips up Sarkozy at start of presidential race

Centrist Bayrou trips up Sarkozy at start of presidential race

Centrist politician François Bayrou on Sunday said he would run as a candidate in France’s presidential election next year if Nicolas Sarkozy won the right-wing Les Républicains party nomination, in a new affront to the former president. Speaking to supporters gathered in the western French town of Guidel, Bayrou accused Sarkozy of pitting French people […]