Space tourism is a perennial hope. Someday, more humans than just trained astronauts will hopefully be able to look down on Earth from above. Plans…View More Why does space tourism matter?
We only recently determined that planets do in fact exist around other stars. The discovery of such “exoplanets” is of interest not just to science…View More How are exoplanets portrayed in science fiction?
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 important way to participate in humanity’s engagement with space is via space science communication. Directly advancing the frontiers of human knowledge as a scientist…View More How do you communicate space science in Toronto?
As more governments develop their military capabilities in space, there is growing concern that this increases the likelihood of international conflict in space. Space-based conflict…View More How do we prevent conflict in space?
Humanity’s engagement with space is often an international affair. In the case of the International Space Station, for instance, many countries have contributed to its…View More What role does “translanguaging” play in space?
For the vast majority of humans, celestial objects besides Earth can only be seen, not touched. On the one hand, this can be off-putting –…View More Why do you like to gaze at the stars?
The space sector is currently undergoing significant changes, one of which is the advent of “New Space.” The term refers to the emergence of new,…View More How are women represented in New Space leadership?
One aspect of engaging with space is developing scientific knowledge. Looking at the cosmos can be enhanced by understanding lessons learned from disciplines like astrophysics,…View More Why do you popularize science on the sidewalk?
Space is often thought of as the realm of science and technology, but there are other disciplines that have roles to play in defining humanity’s…View More What role do the humanities and social sciences have in space?