Are space grown chili peppers, civilians, a movie shoot on ISS, and NASA’s sixty-three years leading us to a Star Trek Life?
Is the truth in asteroid dust? Perhaps we’ll soon learn the answer. This month, the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) successfully brought asteroid dust back to Earth for the second time in history. A small asteroid doesn’t have a heated interior. Scientists believe that means that since the materials on an asteroid have never experienced…… Continue reading Is the Truth in Asteroid Dust?
Did you watch Launch America? This weekend’s successful launch and docking of the Falcon 9 and Crew Dragon is the culmination of a lot of dreams-come-true. We’ve got a long way to go before commercial space travel will be available to everyone. But we will get there. What we will discover in space travel and…… Continue reading Beyond the Imagination of the Earthbound
It’s possible that in 2025 there will be a hotel orbiting the Earth. You can plan your out-of-this-world vacation today, but would you? Would you be willing to be one of the first to stay in the orbiting hotel? Who Will Build it? In 2018 National Geographic published an article about, Orion Span, a Houston-based…… Continue reading Your Out-of-This-World Vacation
Yikes! Some of my stories are about become reality – well, sort of. . . . What do you think? Are they Glorious Mistakes or Wave of the Future?