At ESA’s open day, a special toilet unit demonstrated a closed-loop water recycling system that goes #frompeetotea!
People who have seen Earth from space report a “cognitive shift in awareness”. Space philosopher, Frank White, calls this “the overview effect”.
At first glance, the Space Shed doesn’t look that special.
A beautiful book, packed with colour photographs and illustrations of our radiant native orchid species.
A mission to Mars would take two to three years, and NASA is doing serious research on how best to ensure happy and well-fed astronauts for the whole trip.
The EDEN ISS project aims to develop ‘controlled environment agriculture technologies’ that can be used in inhospitable environments on Earth, but also on the International Space Station (ISS), and future spacecraft and Moon/Mars bases.