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Space Colonization

Maybe if we want to live forever and still have children then this is the only way.

Space Colonization News

Tiny robot performs simulated surgery on the space station

Evening Standard - 14-Feb-2024

From war zones to Mars, this droid could be the future of healthcare in remote locations

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Space travel throws a curveball at astronauts' guts, challenging their health

Earth.com - 02-Feb-2024

Understanding the adaptation is crucial for protecting them on long missions

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First metal 3D printer heads to the ISS for on-demand manufacturing in space

Singularity Hub - 31-Jan-2024

Stronger tools and parts from recycled materials -a sustainable way for space exploration

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A tiny robot arm, MIRA, is heading to the ISS to see if it can do surgeries in space

Gizmodo - 29-Jan-2024

If it works well, MIRA could help keep astronauts healthy on long space trips

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Astronauts and the elderly might get special shots to keep their bones strong

Medical Xpress - 22-Jan-2024

The potential for human trials starting by 2025 suggests rapid progress

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Space Colonization Resources

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All Systems Red (The Murderbot Diaries)

Amazon

1st book in Murderbot Diaries series by Martha Wells

The Moon: Resources, Future Development and Settlement

Amazon

This book details how the Moon could be used as a springboard for Solar System exploration written by David G. Schrunk

Outer Space: Problems Of Law And Policy

Amazon

Book about space colonization and Ameerican legal problems associated with activity in outer space written by Glenn H. Reynolds

Living in Space

Amazon

Living in Space is a captivating study edited by Sherry Bell across a wide spectrum of the issues that humanity faces

How to Find a Habitable Planet

Amazon

The amazing science behind the search for Earth-like planets written by James Kasting

Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100

Amazon

Vision of the coming century based on interviews with over three hundred of the world's top scientists written by Michio Kaku

Emigrating Beyond Earth: Human Adaptation and Space Colonization

Amazon

Book about space colonization with the context of human evolution written by Cameron M. Smith

Exit Strategy

Amazon

Science fiction novel #4 from The Murderbot Diaries series written by Martha Wells

The Next 500 Years

Amazon

By Chris Mason - Engineering Life to Reach New Worlds

The Wandering Earth

2019 Chinese science fiction film directed by Frant Gwo

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Space Colonization Blog Posts

Longevity and coping with an ever increasing population
07-Jul-2015

Longevity and coping with an ever increasing population

Replace the defence budget with a space colonisation budget and everyone board can be shipped off planet