Issue #2(2) 2014 Space 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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Drone regulation in the European Union amid a thriving market

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The sci-fi noir world of Blade Runner

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SLS Block 1, the initial configuration of NASA’s new super heavy lift launch vehicle, will be able to lift at least 70 metric tons to low Earth orbit and is the cornerstone of a new deep space exploration system. Special Reports

SLS ushers transformation of deep space exploration

Scientist-astronaut Harrison-Schmitt collects lunar rake samples ranging in size from 1.3 to 2.5 cm during the Apollo 17 mission in 1972. The rake was used to collect rocks and rock chips Space Lounge

NASA’s space police wield full force of law

Testing of the Made In Space 3D printer involved 400-plus parabolas of microgravity test flights. Astronautics

Enabling private sector success in space - SGAC perspective