With China’s space program becoming more impressive every year, there is growing talk about competition in space between Beijing and Washington. In this context, an…View More How did Qian Xuesen contribute to American and Chinese space programs?
We live in an era often characterized as experiencing the “democratization” of space. One company doing interesting work in this respect is Nanoracks. It has…View More How does Nanoracks go about democratizing access to space?
A four-man team in South Africa recently broke an amateur rocketry record by launching a homemade rocket to ten kilometers’ altitude. Two of the members…View More How do you break an African amateur rocketry record?
The space industry is booming and startups are flourishing. How does one go about devising a plan for entering the industry? We spoke with Simon…View More How do you enter the space industry?
As the private sector takes more of a lead in getting humans off planet, more jobs are becoming available. That means there are requirements for…View More Space Headhunting: Recruiting for the Industry
The leading space program in Latin America is that of Brazil. The Barreira do Inferno Launch Center, for instance, began launching rockets in 1965. The…View More Brazil Leads Latin America’s Space Ambitions