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Richard Branson is serious about making the hyperloop a reality

Richard Branson is impatient to transport people “at airline speeds on the ground.”

The business magnate and founder of Virgin Group announced Oct. 12 that his conglomerate had made a significant investment in the leading hyperloop startup, Hyperloop One, which will henceforth be known as Virgin Hyperloop One. 297 more words

Hurricane Irma Ravages Richard Branson's Caribbean Island

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS (CBS SF) – After assessing the damage brought on by Hurricane Irma on his private island, Richard Branson wrote on a Virgin.com blog post that he plans to help put together relief efforts for those affected by the devastation. 353 more words


Richard Branson's Private Island Was Virtually Destroyed by Hurricane Irma

Over the weekend, Hurricane Irma—the strongest Atlantic basin hurricane ever recorded outside the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea—ravaged through the Caribbean islands. The Category 5 storm… 1,169 more words

Hurricane Irma

Richard Branson Says Brexit Is 'Terrible' and Labels Some of Trump's Policies As 'Dangerous'

Virgin Group’s founder Sir Richard Branson offered his sharp assessment of Brexit and policies pushed by U.S. President Donald Trump in an interview with CNBC Wednesday. 244 more words


Space Tourism

Hello Friends,

We all love to travel. It is a means to explore new traditions, cultures, foods, territories and most importantly to take a break from our busy professional lives. 766 more words


Richard Branson: Donald Trump told me he wanted 'to spend the rest of his life' getting revenge

Billionaire and Virgin Group founder Richard Branson published a blog post on Friday recalling his first interaction with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, in which Trump reportedly vowed to spend the rest of his life seeking revenge on five people who had refused to help him. 253 more words


Stephen Hawking Just Announced He's Going to Space

“I said yes immediately.”

 Stephen Hawking, the world’s most renowned physicist and cosmologist, stated today that he is, in fact, heading to space – and it’s happening all thanks to the Virgin group (and a bit of modern technology). 747 more words