Space was once the final frontier of man’s striving. It now solely belongs to those who can afford to tour (and profit from) it.
As it stands, Australia is one of the few OECD nations without a space program. Considering our first attempt suffered at the hands of bureaucracy, this one may burn up on re-entry.
Today in 1961, Yuri Gagarin became the first man to venture into space. The story about the man, however, is equally interesting.
Good news for anti-vaccers everywhere, as Elon Musk wants them to exclusively staff his mission to Mercury.
So, Elon Musk now owns space. Wow. However, with the final frontier now set to be the next billboard, we’re all doomed. Bring on the Spacebook Wars.
SpaceX are planning to launch 20 mice into space in the name of science. Best not tell them the moon isn’t actually made of cheese.