NASA caused quite a stir with a recent announcement of their intent to return to the moon and establish a full-time colony there. Continue reading Small steps before giant leaps – why we should be planning to build orbital colonies before lunar colonies
NASA is in a tricky position. Continue reading The shuttle gamble
Barring the invention of a stupidly cheap and non-polluting superfuel (or better still but more unlikely, some kind of antigravity propulsion system), the age of cheap and ubiquitous air travel is going to have to end, by choice or otherwise. Continue reading Armchair Travel
Yet another example of how the world is becoming more and more like a science fiction story every day. Researchers at NASA’s Ames Research Laboratory have developed a sensor system that can read your thoughts.
Continue reading Subvocal thought control
The time is ripe to move off-planet. Continue reading We’ve made the maps. Now it’s time to colonise.