Issue #2(2) 2014 Lounge

The vanity of machines

I was here – Rosetta’s self-portrait as it passes Mars, one of four planetary gravity assists needed to boost the spacecraft onto the trajectory to meet its target, comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko

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The day Philae landed: how a rough touchdown still made history at the Rosetta Mission

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Drone regulation in the European Union amid a thriving market

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Taxation of outer space: a next step for space exploration?

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Hispasat’s GEOStar-2 communications satellite launched into GEO in 2014. Astronautics

Servicing the space economy

Mining companies are beginning to invest in programmes for future space resources extraction. Opinion

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Space safety – the problem with dual hatting