Near Earth LLC From The Ground Up Vol. 4 #9 October 2008 Publisher’s Web Site Librarian’s Note: A number of good editorials in this month’s edition. A nice reminder that crisis = opportunity.
Launch Magazine MM Publishing May/June 2008 Vol.3 #5 Publisherâ€™s Web Site Best of the Moon 2008 – Youth High Frontier Fact Librarian’s Note: Includes an article on the 2008 Lunar Regolith Excavation Challenge, which in my view is an incredible opportunity to do some ‘prep work’ for working on the … Continue reading
adAstra: The Magazine of the National Space Society Special Report: â€œSpace Ambassadors Takes Offâ€ MM Publishing Fall 2008 Librarian’s Note: The NSS is teaming up with Virgin Galactic to create a cadre of Space Ambassadors who will carry the message of the importance of space development to schools, civic organizations, … Continue reading
NASA Tech Briefs Vol. 32 No. 9 08/2008 Publisherâ€™s Web Site
Via Satellite Access Intelligence LLC 08/2008 ISSN: 1041-0643 Publisher’s Web Site
NASA Tech Briefs Vol. 32 No. 8 08/2008 Publisher’s Web Site
Vulpetti, Giovanni, Les Johnson & Gregory L. Matloff “Solar Sails: A Novel Approach to Interplanetary Travel” Praxis/Copernicus 2008 ISBN13: 978-0-387-34404-1 Publisher’s Web Site Out of the Cradle Review The Space Review Review Visual Astronomy Review NSS Reading Space Review Technology Review Review Universe Today Review Librarian’s Note: Next to aerospike … Continue reading
bagtaggar Space Based Solar Power – Alternative Energy Solution 24/07/2008 Publisher’s Web Site (h/t: Hobbyspace.com) Librarian’s Note: I’m not sure why the media doesn’t pay more attention to this topic, unless they’ve decided to ignore it. This type of energy infrastructure has the benefit of tapping what to us is … Continue reading
Tech Briefs Vol. 32 No. 7 NASA/Tech Briefs Media Group July 2008 Publisher’s Web Site
Launch Magazine MM Publishing May/June 2008 Vol.3 #3 Publisher’s Web Site Best of the Moon 2008 – Youth High Frontier Fact Librarian’s Note: There may have been a delivery hiccup this time around. If you haven’t gotten your Launch yet, and should have, then click through the link to get … Continue reading
Kokh, Peter (ed.) Moon Miner’s Manifesto June 2008 #216 Publisher’s Web Site Librarian’s Note: More ISDC updates, including the Moon Society’s Solar Power Sat demo. For Moon Society Members only.
Liveblogging ISDC 2008 – Day 3 31/05/2008 Morning Session 1: NEO Panel: Hobbyspace / Instapundit Session 2: Personal Spaceflight Indicators: Hobbyspace / Glenn Reynolds/Popular Mechanics / Space News Session 3: Personal Spaceflight Experience: Hobbyspace Afternoon Part 1: Google Lunar X-Prize: Hobbyspace / Instapundit / Space Prizes / X-Prize: The Pomerantz … Continue reading
Liveblogging ISDC 2008 – Day 2 30/05/2008 Morning Session 1: Constellation panel: Hobbyspace Session 2: ISS panel: Hobbyspace I / Hobbyspace II Afternoon Part 1: Managing Growth in a Small Space Company/Space Angels Network: Hobbyspace Part 2: Apollo vs Constellation/Yuri’s Night/Space Tourism and The Space Treaties: Hobbyspace Part 3: Low … Continue reading
Liveblogging ISDC 2008: Day 1 29/05/2008 Morning Session 1: Virgin Galactic Hobbyspace / Personal Spaceflight I / Personal Spaceflight II Session 2: Elon Musk Hobbyspace Session 3: Private Spaceflight Panel Hobbyspace Afternoon Part 1: Space-Based Solar Power (SBSP)/Lunar Regolith Issues Hobbyspace / CNN SBSP story Part 2: How Lunar Rocks … Continue reading
Via Satellite Access Intelligence LLC May 2008 Publisher’s Web Site
Foroohar, Kambiz “Rocket Man” Bloomberg Markets June 2008 On-Line Text Librarian’s Note: Even more interesting than the story is the magazine in which it’s found, one that goes to everyone who has an account on a Bloomberg terminal. The article hints at a billion dollar equity IPO, one for which … Continue reading
Goff, Jon “Space Access 2008 Propellant Depot Panel” Additional Thoughts on the SA ’08 Propellant Depot Panel 03/31/08 & 04/04/08 Selenian Boondocks Librarian’s Note: I get to guest blog over at the Selenian Boondocks, and both Jon and I are of the mindset that if we’re going to be going … Continue reading
Space Access Society Space Access 2008 Phoenix, AZ 03/27 – 03/29/2008 Librarian’s Note: Not a fancy website, these are guys who are working on making sure we have frequent and regular access to low-Earth orbit outside of NASA. They’re focused on rockets, not pretty graphics. Blog Coverage Henry Cate’s Agenda … Continue reading
Launch Magazine Vol. 2, No. 3 MM Publishing Inc. Mar/Apr 2008 Publisher’s Web Site Best of the Moon 2008 – Youth High Frontier Fact –
Espace Magazine Groupe Tiqap Mars/Avril 2008 Publisher’s Web Site On-Line Text Best of the Moon 2008 – La Lune Librarian’s Note: Another beautiful and info-packed issue. The subscription for this one is not cheap, especially as the dollar continues to weaken (luckily I prepaid for two years back when the … Continue reading
Various “Special Report: Space-Based Solar Power” adAstra, the Magazine of the National Space Society Mm Publishing Spring 2008 Publisher’s Web Site Librarian’s Note: I just heard from the NSS that the Special Report is now available online!
Matloff, Gregory L., Les Johnson & C. Bangs “Living Off the Land in Space: Green Roads to the Cosmos” Copernicus Books 2007 ISBN13: 978-0-387-36054-6 Publisher’s Web Site
Zaehringer, Alfred & Steve Whitfield “Rocket Science: Rocket Science in the Second Millenium” Apogee Books 2008 ISBN: 1-894-95986-5 Publisher’s Web Site