Dreams, Fantasy, and Kool Aid: Exploring The Meaning and Use For These Terms in Alt.space by Professor L on May 23, 2006 Abstract: Dreams, fantasy and Kool Aid are terms often used to describe various projects in the alt.space, entrepreneurial or New Space developing industries. Each term actually has a unique definition, however, as used […]Read More Dreams, Fantasy, and Kool Aid: Exploring The Meani…
It’s monday morning, i’ve got heaps on my desk to take care of as the week begins, and so of course i start off by a quick surf through Cyberspace. War still on in Iraq? Check.War drums beating for Iran? CheckChinese IPO flying off the shelves? CheckImmigration friends/foes fighting over the border troops? CheckDaVinci code […]Read More Notes on a Monday Morning
So one of the great things about living here in Sydney is that life is a lot more civlised and less rat-race like than the normal big city i’m used to from the US. This Sunday morning, around 9 am, i heard the usual shrill whistling sound that comes every sunday morning, blasted out from […]Read More Calling all REAL Journalists
Space Cynic A market!! There is a need right now for regular (monthly?) launches of 50-100 Kg to LEO by big pharma. There is a smaller market for such launches with recovery after days to weeks.Read More Space Cynic
Sorry for the short hiatus in posting, folks…. (cue Maxwell Smart voice) would you believe, I was trapped in an elevator waiting for the technicians to get the doors unstuck and me back safely on terra firma. (uncue voice) Actually, i was just traveling to Japan and Hong Kong and am now back in Sydney […]Read More No Love in an Elevator
In the Art Imitatating Life Category (courtesy of The Onion – because i’m not that funny): CAPE CANAVERAL, FL—Officials at the Kennedy Space Center announced Tuesday that they have set Aug. 6 as the date for launching $700 million from the Denarius IV spacecraft, the largest and most expensive mission to date in NASA’s unmanned […]Read More NASA Announces Plan To Launch $700 Million Into Space
Virgin Galactic announced yesterday that they will not, repeat, will not, have hostesses on their flights when they are inaugurated. Richard Branson is firm on this. More breaking news will be reported in this space as it happens, live, from the International Space Development Conference, Los Angeles, CA.Read More Breaking News From ISDC!