Half a century ago, space travel was something we dreamed of or read about in books and comics. That all changed with the first manned space flight, closely followed by President Kennedy's challenge to put man on the Moon. The stuff of our dreams is no longer science fiction. Men did walk on the Moon; we have traveled through space, lived in space and connected with others in space via the International Space Station. Unmanned ships have been sent to relay what exists in the furthest reaches of our galaxy. In this guide, the reader will find articles that discuss where we are going, what might be possible in the near future and how these advances will change our lives.
|Space Tourism Companies - A Review of Private Industry in Space
For many years, space tourism has been a blossoming industry, stimulating development and financial investments for many companies. Much of the research and studies of the past decades...
Space Tourism Trips on the Russian Suyoz
In the industry of space tourism, NASA commercial flights, Russian Soyuz spacecraft and private industry such as Virgin Galactic suborbital flights have changed the dynamics. By charging...
|A Look at the Private Space Sector: Do They Have What It Takes?
Missions in space were once solely government and military agency activities. Now, the private sector has gotten into the action. Does the private sector have what it takes to succeed...