“The Mars Plan” according to Elon Musk

In the past few days and weeks, a fair amount of literature has been released by Elon Musk about SpaceX's plan to get to Mars. And it's a pretty comprehensive plan, at that. Since NASA released their plan for Mars a few months ago, which was interesting, but still only aimed at getting to Mars... Continue Reading →

Australian Space Agency – Space Exploration goes South

Australia have come to the conclusion that they need a Space Agency. This is great news from where I'm sitting, the more the merrier, and the more competition in the Space-Race, the quicker we'll all get off this rock and on to the serious business of Colonising the Solar System. Although Australia has taken part... Continue Reading →

AI: Friend or Foe?

"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination" - Albert Einstein   Earlier this month, Elon Musk of SpaceX reacted to┬ácomments made by Russian President Vladimir Putin on the subject of Artificial Intelligence. "It begins", he declared on Twitter. Musk has long warned that the creation and application of truly autonomous technology could... Continue Reading →

Cassini: The end of an Era

On Friday, the Cassini Spacecraft is due to Dive in to the Atmosphere of Saturn, bringing to an end one of the longest and most successful voyages of Space exploration ever undertaken by Mankind. Launched in 1997, it has spent the last 13 years investigating one of our Solar Systems most enigmatic planets (The journey... Continue Reading →

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