We live in a fascinating era in terms of astronomical knowledge. We now know with certainty that many other stars besides our own Sun have…
We live in a fascinating era in terms of astronomical knowledge. We now know with certainty that many other stars besides our own Sun have…View More Why do you study exoplanets?
Science and technology are important aspects of humanity’s engagement with space. On the one hand, engaging with space improves our understanding of the universe and…View More How did you become a science and technology journalist?
Cosmologists study a truly mind-bending topic: the nature of our universe. It’s a field of study that dwarfs the scopes of many other sciences. Cosmologists,…View More Why did you decide to become a cosmologist?
The scale of the universe is difficult to fathom. Our world is inside a star system, which is in turn inside a galaxy, which is…View More How does machine learning help us understand galaxies?
Whatever humanity does off-planet, it will depend on energy. How will we power our activities as we leave the friendly confines of Earth? One obvious…View More What are you doing to develop solar power off-planet?
There are many ways to engage with space beyond being a scientist or an engineer. Art offers one such alternative pathway to engaging with space.…View More How did you end up being a space reportage artist?
One of the great benefits of going to space is being able to look back on Earth. Our understanding of the Earth system and humanity’s…View More What do you learn about lakes by looking at them from space?
Sometimes people just want to get away from the city. New Zealand enjoys a low population density and plenty of off-the-beaten-track stays in nature. On…View More What’s it like running an Airbnb on a dark sky reserve?
Many people feel passionate about maintaining access to dark nighttime skies. Being able to see the stars reminds humanity of its place in the universe…View More What is it like working in astrotourism?
Firms in the space sector often internationalize. Expanding abroad is an important way to grow business. Internationalization is sometimes difficult, though. As firms leave familiar…View More How do chambers support internationalizing space firms?