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Microbes on Venus May Herald Human Extinction (Though Not in the Way You Think)

Microbes on Venus May Herald Human Extinction (Though Not in the Way You Think)

This week’s report that astronomers have discovered possible evidence of life on Venus is good news for science journalists. But it may be bad news for the future of humanity. One theory on why we haven’t encountered advanced civilizations from other star systems is that the conditions that

James D. Miller
James D. Miller
Mars
The Need for Scientific Caution in the New Space Race

The Need for Scientific Caution in the New Space Race

On May 30th, 2020, SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket launched from NASA’s facility at Cape Canaveral. Hidden in the roar of the thrusters was the crack of a starting gun for the second era of human expansion: The era of private crewed space exploration was on. During the

Michael Shilo DeLay and Anastasia Bendebury
Michael Shilo DeLay and Anastasia Bendebury
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Should We Colonize Mars? The Fate of Humanity May One Day Depend on It

Should We Colonize Mars? The Fate of Humanity May One Day Depend on It

On October 21, U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Administrator Jim Bridenstine told the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology that he foresees NASA will land astronauts on the moon by 2035. “We need to learn how to live and work in another world,” he told lawmakers.

Owen Lewis
Owen Lewis
Mars
In Space, Let Meritocracy Reign Supreme

In Space, Let Meritocracy Reign Supreme

On October 21, U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Administrator Jim Bridenstine told the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology that he foresees NASA will land astronauts on the moon by 2035. “We need to learn how to live and work in another world,” he told lawmakers.

Craig DeLancey
Craig DeLancey
Mars
One Small Martian Step for Man…One Giant Leap Toward the Annihilation of All Mankind

One Small Martian Step for Man…One Giant Leap Toward the Annihilation of All Mankind

On October 21, U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Administrator Jim Bridenstine told the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology that he foresees NASA will land astronauts on the moon by 2035. “We need to learn how to live and work in another world,” he

Armondo Simón
Armondo Simón
Mars
In Mars Co. We Trust: Understanding the Coming Interstellar Corporatocracy

In Mars Co. We Trust: Understanding the Coming Interstellar Corporatocracy

On October 21, U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Administrator Jim Bridenstine told the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology that he foresees NASA will land astronauts on the moon by 2035. “We need to learn how to live and work in another world,” he

Michael Solana
Michael Solana
Mars
Blasting Enlightenment Values Into Martian Orbit

Blasting Enlightenment Values Into Martian Orbit

On October 21, U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Administrator Jim Bridenstine told the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology that he foresees NASA will land astronauts on the moon by 2035. “We need to learn how to live and work in another world,” he

Cathy Young
Cathy Young
Mars
Do They Know It’s Christmas—On Mars?

Do They Know It’s Christmas—On Mars?

On October 21, U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Administrator Jim Bridenstine told the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology that he foresees NASA will land astronauts on Mars by 2035. “We need to learn how to live and work in another world,” he told lawmakers. “Mars

Chris Behrens
Chris Behrens
Mars