Issue #2(2) 2014 Lounge

The vanity of machines

Ready for the big event – Rosetta mission selfie taken on 7 October at a distance of about 16 km from its target comet

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Astronautics

Collaboration and competition in lunar exploration

Security

World needs strong space governance system

Astronautics

FPGA computing reaches new heights

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For the ‘Tardigrades in space’ (TARDIS) study, 3000 tardigrades were exposed to space for 10 days on the European Space Agency’s Foton-M3 capsule. Remarkably, the majority of them survived their stay in the vacuum of space. Science

Extremophiles as a blueprint for universal life

  Frank De Winne poses for a photo near a window in the Japanese Kibo laboratory during his ISS mission as Expedition 20 flight engineer. Astronautics

International cooperation - the key to survival on Earth and in space