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 US military is one of the most important entities in terms of developing space infrastructure that has global repercussions. Perhaps the most obvious example…View More What impact does US military space infrastructure have on global society?
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Should humans leave Earth at all? Oftentimes, particularly in communities of people who are interested in outer space, this question is given little real consideration.…View More Should humans stay on Earth?
It is common knowledge that during the Cold War, international competition between the United States and the Soviet Union fueled space exploration. Less known, perhaps,…View More Spaceflight History: Nazi Rocketry