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…
Though the term “space race” may be overused, there’s little doubt that international competition in space is heating up. One objective over which countries are…View More Why is everyone rushing to get to the Moon?
The space industry may appear to be difficult to become a part of from the outside. But once you have established contacts in it, you…View More How do you support networking in the space industry?
Earth observation is a growing business area in the space industry. Many of the constellations being put into orbit focus on Earth, collecting images of…View More Why is it important do give more people access to EO data?
Outer space as a subject matter is often associated with the natural sciences. But it is also fertile ground for the humanities and arts. The…View More What role does space play in your poetry?
There is ongoing scholarly debate about whether phosphine exists on Venus. If it does exist, then this may be an indicator of biological processes. Obviously,…View More Does phosphine on Venus indicate life?
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 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?
Astrobiology studies the origin, evolution, and possible distribution of life in the universe. One important aspect of astrobiology is the search for biosignatures and bioindicators.…View More Why might argon be an indicator of extraterrestrial life?
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?