Meet the Guide Editor
Space Exploration Contributors

Your Guide to Space Exploration

33568-free space exploration screensaver desktop screen savers scienceThe idea of space exploration has intrigued generation after generation of people from all walks of life. Yet, what we know today about the vast universe surrounding us is merely the beginning. Here, you will find a compilation of research and writing from the experts at BrightHub.com. The articles included in this guide cover a wide range of topics, including recorded history, modern-day research and futuristic pondering. Whether it is lesson plans, games and activities, scientific data, related technology or space exploration literature that you are looking for, Bright Hub has it all. Come, explore space and beyond!

Image credit Allfreeware.com

Latest Articles on Space Exploration
Obama & NASA- A New Administration, A New Policy?

NASA is currently in the midst of a push to develop America's next manned space vehicle as well as a rocket capable of returning to the Moon. What effect will the incoming President...

Four Instruments Used in Space for Exploration

There are many commonly available instruments that are designed and modified to work in micro-gravity and at extreme temperatures. Here are four common instruments you'll be familiar...

US Space Policy and the Vision for Space Exploration

The 2004 Vision for Space Exploration promises to push space exploration in a way that it has not seen since the Kennedy years, from lunar bases to brand new spacecraft technology....

Notable Events in Astronomy and Aerospace History

Today marks the anniversary of the discovery of three natural satellites within our own solar system across one hundred fifty years. Read about these events and more about Astronomy...

Most Popular Articles on Space Exploration
  •  
    Space Travel, Worth the Cost?

    The exploration of space is a very expensive endeavor. It often raises the question, is space exploration and travel worth the cost? This question has been debated for years by politicians and scientists...

  •  
    Four Instruments Used in Space for Exploration

    There are many commonly available instruments that are designed and modified to work in micro-gravity and at extreme temperatures. Here are four common instruments you'll be familiar with....

  •  
    Government Funding for Space Exploration

    Should the government fund space exploration? With changing dynamics in the landscape of politics and the world, the space program faces a dwindling importance in priority to many people. Will this...

  •  
    Contributions of Henry Cavendish to Our Understanding of Space

    When Henry Cavendish died in 1810, the first trains running on rail lines were barely in existence yet the work and findings of this British physicist and chemist became integral to the understanding and...

  •  
    Nothing But The Facts About Sally Ride

    In 1983, Dr. Sally Ride became the first American woman in space, following two Russian female cosmonauts, Valentina Tereshkova and Svetlana Savitskaya in space exploration. Presented below are some notable...

More About Space Exploration
Space Travel, Worth the Cost?

The exploration of space is a very expensive endeavor. It often raises the question, is space exploration and travel worth the cost? This question has been debated for years by...

Space Agencies Overview - Part I

Since the days of the cold war and the space race between the USSR and the U.S., space research has evolved into peaceful, multinational endeavors and cooperative ventures in acquiring...