Space Colonization News

Aerogel sheet demonstrates ability to make Mars fertile

Guardian - 15-Jul-2019

For long term space voyages we will need to grow food and use local resources

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We’ve managed to protect astronauts from health risks of space radiation

Discover - 04-Jul-2019

We'll have to limit health risks of space travel to colonise other worlds

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New telomeres lengthening treatment - space flight!

Independent - 11-Apr-2019

Unfortunately the effect disappears after returning to Earth

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Sci-fi blockbuster imagines whole Earth migration

The Verge - 09-Feb-2019

Concept of moving whole planets was imagined in 1937 novel Star Maker

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Do you want to give birth in space? Apply here!

GEEK - 14-Jan-2019

Nice idea, but timelines are totally unrealistic, let alone the practicalities

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Human cartilage tissue 3D bioprinted on ISS

Med-Tech News - 10-Jan-2019

One small step for man, one bioprinted leg for mankind?!

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Can We Terraform Mars to Make It Earth-Like?

Space - 30-Jul-2018

Experts found that there’s not enough CO2 in Mars to make it habitable

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100 people needed to start trip to another star

Phys.org - 15-Jun-2018

With a minimum 630 years of traveling, 98 crew members will be needed to sustain a these ships

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Will we ever colonise an asteroid?

BBC - 13-Jun-2018

An expert explains the challenges of sustaining life in an asteroid and ideas to overcome them

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NASA's plan for an aerial colony above Venus

NBC News - 05-Jun-2018

HAVOC spacecraft will deploy helium balloons to float above the inhospitable Venus environment

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Elon Musk still thinks a Mars colony will save us from a future dark age

The Verge - 11-Mar-2018

Elon Musk talks about all the ways humanity may be doomed in the future.

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Humans Could Someday Colonize Jupiter and Venus

Interesting Engineering - 21-Jan-2018

Mars One is hoping to establish a permanent human settlement on Mars.

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A Timeline for Humanity’s Colonization of Space

Futurism - 30-Oct-2017

Late 2017: Heavy Falcon Launch

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Discovery of 50km cave raises hopes for human colonisation of moon

Guardian - 19-Oct-2017

Japan’s space agency said it had discovered an enormous cave beneath the lunar surface that could be turned into an exploration base for astronauts.

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Elon Musk Reveals More About Plan to Colonize Mars

Fortune - 15-Oct-2017

Musk clarified that, though he has shared images of vast Martian cities in his presentations on Mars colonization SpaceX isn’t focused on building those cities itself.

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Mars crews could be at risk from onboard microbes

Guardian - 04-Oct-2017

Mars500 project simulated a 17 month mission to Mars in a 180sq metre capsule.

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Asteroid mining could support space colonies

CBC - 22-Sep-2017

A team of researchers are planning to send robotic spacecraft into outer space, land near asteroids hurtling through the abyss and mine them for water, metals and other elements that will make colonizing space that much easier.

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