Monthly Archives: January 2009

The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century

A new book about the future. George Friedman’s “The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century” Here are two videos of the author talking about his predictions he has writen about in his book. He starts talking about … Continue reading

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NASA Stifling Disent

Barriers to Innovation and Inclusion On Wayne Hale’s Blog, there is a new post called Stifling Disent.  References the above video which shows some of the ways new ideas are delt with by NASA.  There is also a link to … Continue reading

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Remembering Apollo 1, Columbia, and Challenger

Remembering Apollo 1, Columbia, and Challenger at Arlington-  NASA Acting Administrator Christopher Scolese and other NASA senior leaders participated in a wreath laying ceremony as part of NASA’s Day of Remembrance, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2009, at Arlington National Cemetery. President … Continue reading

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The Conrad Foundation and The NSS

The National Space Society and the Conrad Foundation are now partners to support the upcoming Pete Conrad Spirit of Innovation Awards, the Foundation’s annual educational competition. This is a competition for high school students to create innovative products for use … Continue reading

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Lunar Science Forum

2nd Annual Lunar Science Forum July 21–23, 2009 at the NASA Ames Conference Center, at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California.

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The Marriage of Space Settlement and Space Tourism

Space Settlement and Space Tourism: an Ideological Marriage by Mark Hopkins a new column on another aspect of the space movement. Space settlement proponents and space tourism proponents make up two substantial groups that have significant overlap. The goals of … Continue reading

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The Space Movement Progress Report

A week after I launched the Facebook Space Movement Group, in order to popularize the term the Space Movement, the group has over 200 members. We have also gone from having 2 of the top 10 Google returns being about … Continue reading

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Why Did Our Early Striving For Space Slip Away?

Miles O’Brian wrote an OpEd: We Aimed for The Stars…Until We Stopped in Space News. Included in it was a powerful question. Truth is, we have done nothing to equal (much less top) the accomplishments of Apollo. And even worse, … Continue reading

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Moon The Movie

A new movie for all the Lunartics is coming out this year. Director Duncan Jones is bringing us Moon, a hardcore sci-fi movie he imagined and co-wrote. The movie moon is starring starring Sam Rockwell in the lead role with … Continue reading

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#2 Ranking on Google for The Space Movement Face Book Group

The Space Movement Face Book Page came up in the second position on a Google Search of the term – The Space Movement. Rankings come and go quickly so it may no last but I feel we are making great … Continue reading

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