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…
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?
Howard Phillips Lovecraft is well known for the “weird fiction” he wrote in the early 20thcentury. He combined elements of gothic writing and newly emergent…View More How does Lovecraft speak to our relationship to the cosmos?
One interesting technological growth area in the space sector is onboard computing. Traditionally, satellites focus on collecting and then transmitting data to Earth. The bulk…View More What are you doing to advance onboard computing on satellites?
Earth observation (EO) data has a wide variety of applications. One application regards understanding the flow of physical commodities. EO data can provide insight into…View More How do you monitor oil markets from space?