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Colonizing Space - Mars, NASA and Independent Space Travel

Colonizing Space - Mars, NASA and Independent Space Travel

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Thomas Zurbuchen: Adventures in Astrophysics [The Knowledge Project Ep. #108] - Farnam Street


In this episode, Thomas and Shane discuss the origin of his passion for astrophysics, commercial spaceflight, exciting experiments going on at the International Space Station, t...

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Article techcrunch.com

Space startup Gitai raises $17.1M to help build the robotic workforce of commercial space – TechCrunch - TechCrunch


Japanese space startup Gitai has raised a $17.1 million funding round, a Series B financing for the robotics startup. This new funding will be used for hiring, as well as fundin...

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Mars: The Insane Engineering of the Perseverance Rover - YouTube


Get a year of both Nebula and Curiosity Stream for just 14.79 here: and using the code, "realengineering"Watch..

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Article wired.com

Sorry, Nerds: Terraforming Might Not Work on Mars | WIRED - WIRED


If a new analysis is correct, conditions on Mars make it impossible for existing technology to turn it into a garden of Earth-like delights.

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U.S. tests nuclear power system to sustain astronauts on Mars | Reuters - U.S.


Initial tests in Nevada on a compact nuclear power system designed to sustain a long-duration NASA human mission on the inhospitable surface of Mars have been successful and a f...

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Inventory of CO 2 available for terraforming Mars | Nature Astronomy - Nature Astronomy


"We revisit the idea of ‘terraforming’ Mars — changing its environment to be more Earth-like in a way that would allow terrestrial life (possibly including humans) to survive wi...

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Article wired.com

The Genetics (and Ethics) of Making Humans Fit for Mars | WIRED - WIRED


We could make people less stinky, more resistant to radiation, even less dependent on food and oxygen. But would the new creature be human?

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Article theatlantic.com

Human Life on Tidally Locked Planets Could Thrive - The Atlantic - The Atlantic (2019)


What would human civilization look like on a tidally locked world? “... Imagine going to live on a planet where the sun never moves in the sky. No sunrise, no sunset. Seve...

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Article techcrunch.com

Elon Musk says building the first sustainable city on Mars will take 1,000 Starships and 20 years – TechCrunch - TechCrunch


SpaceX CEO Elon Musk went into a bit more detail about the timelines and vehicle requirements to not only reach Mars, but to set up a sustainable base on the Red Planet that can...

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Why We Should Think Twice About Colonizing Space - Nautilus


My conclusion is that in a colonized universe the probability of the annihilation of the human race could actually rise rather than… "But the process of “cyborgization”...

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Mars’ underground brine could be a good source of oxygen - Ars Technica


Lab device splits water efficiently in Martian conditions.

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