Issue #2(2) 2014 Lounge

The vanity of machines

Me too – Curiosity Mars rover’s selfie at the ‘Windjana’ drilling site. Curiosity has accomplished its main goal by confirming that Mars once possessed conditions favourable for microbial life

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See also


Defending NATO and its allies from high-altitude threats


Innovation at escape velocity: from NASA’s Apollo to SpaceX


Space for Earth: How ESA wants to use lessons learned above on the ground

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’Lunar Habitat’ interpretation. Lounge

Woman on the Moon

Spacewalking astronaut installing a tray supporting numerous material samples at the International Space Station. Astronautics

Challenging the boundaries of materials science

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

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