Earth observation (EO) is fascinating. Using spaceborne sensors, humanity is now able to look down and understand itself, its planet, and the relationship between the…View More What excites you about working in Earth observation?
At first glance, space and archaeology seem diametrically opposed. Space exploration belongs to the future, and archaeology focuses on the past. In fact, archaeology is…View More What relevance does archaeology have for space?
In 2019, Singaporean engineer and entrepreneur Lim Seng attempted to cross the Armstrong line, which is approximately 20 kilometers above sea level. The mission was aborted when the…View More Why do you want to bring a Singaporean across the Armstrong line?
The United Kingdom is currently in the process of revitalizing its space industry. It recently introduced its Space Industry Act 2018, paving the way for…View More What is happening in the UK’s space sector?
Space science communication often emphasizes the visual – photographs, videos, and paintings. Much more rarely is space science communicated via the perspective of smell. Yes,…View More What does space smell like?
One of the most important benefits of engaging with space is learning about Earth. It was only by leaving the planet did we gain a…View More How do you contribute to the Earth observation industry?
How do humans behave off-planet? In order to answer this question, one must have a variety of data sources which are then analyzed to reveal…View More How do astronauts behave on the International Space Station?
How do you make electric propulsion systems in your basement? Propulsion systems for spacecraft come in various forms. One system that is of growing interest…View More How do you make electric propulsion systems in your basement?
Writing about space exploration is arguably as important as the exploration itself. Without communicating what has happened and why it matters, support for space exploration…View More What is it like writing about the search for life on Mars?
Geospatial imagery provides valuable information about Earth’s surface which can provide useful insight. Two common platforms for sensors are satellites and aircraft, each of which…View More How does geospatial imagery inform strategic decision making?