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Virgin Galactic May Resume Test Flights In 2015: CEO

AP | By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN | Posted 11.10.2014 | Business

The space tourism company that suffered a tragic setback when its experimental rocket-powered spaceship broke apart over the California desert could resume test flights as early as next summer if it can finish building a replacement craft, its CEO says.

Richard Branson Determined To Find Out Why Virgin Ship Crashed

AP | BRIAN MELLEY | Posted 11.02.2014 | Science

MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) — Investigators looking into what caused the crash of a Virgin Galactic prototype spacecraft that killed one of two test pilots ...

Virginity: Tough for Men and Women

Dustin Siggins | Posted 10.17.2014 | Religion
Dustin Siggins

I was considered the radical Catholic for being sexually abstinent, being pro-life, and attending church weekly. This was especially true in college. So I figured that I was just about the only person, and pretty much the only Catholic, who was abstaining from sexual relations from marriage, and I resigned myself to being a lifelong virgin.

When To Tell Your Date You're A Virgin

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 10.14.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Dating is never easy, and the pressure feels especially high when you're a 20-something virgin. But fear not, because HuffPost Live has a few tips for...

It's Not All Doom and Gloom: What We Can Do Now for the Arctic

Richard Branson | Posted 10.03.2014 | Green
Richard Branson

The ocean covers 45 percent of the planet, produces almost half of all the oxygen we breathe and sequesters more than a quarter of the CO2 we emit into the atmosphere.

Am I the Only Virgin in College?

Meg F. Schneider, MA, LCSW | Posted 11.13.2014 | College
Meg F. Schneider, MA, LCSW

I often hear this question, spoken with anguish, in my office. It's not the real question being asked, but it's the one that's easiest to pose. The short answer is "no." You can't take it back so listen to yourself, think about what kind of experience you would really like, and don't worry how many virgins are wandering around campus.

Why These Women Say 'Masturbation Is A No-No'

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 08.16.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

For many folks, remaining a virgin until marriage is a choice based in religious values, and as these women described to HuffPost Live on Tuesday, tho...

Bringing Your Passion to Work

Karin Volo | Posted 09.14.2014 | Business
Karin Volo

Think about when you've fallen in love in your life or the first time you held your newborn child in your arms. The colors looked brighter, the sounds were clearer, and it felt like your heart was going to burst with love and joy.

The 5 Worst Ways Modern People Think About Sex

Cracked | Posted 05.12.2014 | Weird News

As much as we obsess over sex, however, it seems like many people have a very awful way of looking at it, which I guess makes sense. The more people f...

Comprehending Comprehensive Sexual Education

Hannah Berkman | Posted 06.10.2014 | Education
Hannah Berkman

The message is clear: the United States public demands the amelioration and perhaps an overhaul of the sexual education system. More importantly, students deserve to receive accurate and objective information.

Virgin America Spreads Its Wings At D.C. Airport

AP | Posted 02.20.2014 | Travel

WASHINGTON (AP) — Virgin America says it will grow at Reagan National Airport by gaining landing rights from American Airlines. Virgin said Wednesd...

11 Things Everyone Should Know About Virginity Culture

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women

How do you define losing your virginity? What is it that makes our v-cards so valuable? And why do we "lose" such a thing in the first place? Virg...

Unreasonable Values

Daniela Papi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Daniela Papi

The Unreasonable Values might seem ridiculously "unreasonable" to a lot of people: Their employees can take unlimited vacation days, they require people to take days OFF of work and all employees get $500 per month allocated to a learning fund

13 Lessons Learned From Losing Your Virginity In Film

Posted 06.12.2013 | Entertainment

June 12 marks the 15th anniversary of the release of "Can't Hardly Wait." The famed high school movie told the story of a group of students celebr...

How Telecom Companies Are Using Content Marketing to Attract Consumers

Amanda Fayer | Posted 08.05.2013 | Business
Amanda Fayer

When it comes to telecommunications content marketing, marketers are tasked with executing integrated campaigns that not only increase engagement and ...

Top 5 Videos of the Week: Presented by UCB Comedy

UCB Comedy | Posted 06.01.2013 | Comedy
UCB Comedy

It is not, the "United Christians Brigade," as my mother calls it. Close, but not quite. The Upright Citizens Brigade is the ultimate hub of comedic talent, a religion for some, and a cult classic for the young at heart.

Mergers Mean Mastering High-Stakes Change; Four Emotional Triggers Leaders Must Pull

Susan Battley | Posted 04.22.2013 | Business
Susan Battley

After a long, dry spell, mergers and acquisitions activity is heating up.

Comedian Heather McDonald Dishes About Her Very Kardashian Christmas Gone Wrong (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 02.19.2013 | Comedy
Shira Lazar

At the first annual Tube-a-Tweet-a-Thon, presented by Virgin Mobile and What's Trending, author and comedian Heather McDonald (Chelsea Lately) share...

Is Delta About To Get A Lot Sexier?

John Nicholson | Posted 12.18.2012 | Travel
John Nicholson

Even if Delta retains its corporatist image and mediocre product quality, though, the prospect of being able to accrue, redeem and enjoy benefits on Virgin Atlantic makes Delta's frequent flyer program, SkyMiles, and its alliance network, SkyTeam, much more attractive for transatlantic fliers.

The Real Reason Delta Paid $360 Million For A Stake In Virgin

Skift | Posted 02.10.2013 | Travel
Skift

Virgin Atlantic doesn't belong to any of the big three airline alliances and the airline commands a coveted 304 slots at Heathrow.

'Very Bad Men': Man Abducted, Sexually Assaulted 63-Year-Old Virgin

Posted 11.16.2012 | TV

Lois Pearson was and tortured for nearly two weeks by her former neighbor. The story of this deeply religious 63-year-old woman was told on "Very Bad ...

Missing Sea Ice, AMEG and Transformational Leadership

Dr. Reese Halter | Posted 10.09.2012 | Green
Dr. Reese Halter

This is a crucial time in the history of our species. We need transformational leadership that embraces supposedly unachievable challenges and then rises above them -- in order to obviate the unintended and unimaginable consequences of an ice-free North Pole.

Richard Branson Targets Indie Denim Line For Using The Word 'Virgin'

Posted 07.28.2012 | Style

The Virgin Group owning rights to the word "virgin" is a little bit like Christian Louboutin owning rights to the color red. But Richard Branson, foun...

Joe Jonas Stumbles Over Virginity On 'The Choice'

Posted 06.28.2012 | TV

Joe Jonas was new to the panel for the second installment of "The Choice" (Thu., 9 p.m. ET on Fox), but he found himself facing a similar situation th...

WATCH: 'Mad Men' Star's New Film

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 06.12.2012 | Entertainment

Just as "Mad Men" fans begin coming to terms with the fact that they won't be seeing the employees of Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce for some time, Sir ...