The Greenhouse People have come up with a nice infographic which outlines some of the challenges of growing plants in space.
One of the things I enjoy about investigating space travel is seeing the ways in which it highlights and integrates cultural differences.
At ESA’s open day, a special toilet unit demonstrated a closed-loop water recycling system that goes #frompeetotea!
NASA’s InSight lander captured a range of sounds, most tantalisingly the low rumbles of “marsquakes” – seismic ripples rumbling through Mars’ interior.
How would we feed a million people on Mars? The only solution is Martian agriculture.
People who have seen Earth from space report a “cognitive shift in awareness”. Space philosopher, Frank White, calls this “the overview effect”.