In the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI), it is important to conceptualize how one might identify the existence of extraterrestrials. Such conceptualization informs SETI operations…View More How do you classify extraterrestrial civilizations?
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?
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?
Ground station services are critically important in space. Launch vehicles and satellites are all well and good, but their data must be downlinked to Earth.…View More How do you build up a ground station services business?
One of the great benefits of engaging with space is understanding Earth better. Data collected from satellites inform our understanding about the relationship between humanity…View More How do geographic information systems depend on space?
One interesting development in the space sector is the rise of artificial intelligence. AI has long played an important role in space missions, and its…View More How can space law address artificial intelligence in space?
One exciting prospect in humanity’s engagement with space is in-space manufacturing. Today, it is largely conceptual. There are no factories in space. Many people, however,…View More What excites you about in-space manufacturing?
One access point for people to develop enthusiasm for space is rocket clubs. These exist in many countries around the world and give individuals an…View More How do you start a rocketry club?
There are many ways to engage with space. One required skillset, if humanity is to establish a more permanent presence off Earth, is electrical engineering.…View More How does electrical engineering inform off-planet food production?
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?