Forschung | Research

White Knight Two carrying the spaceplane SpaceShipTwo. jfoust, CC BY

Space tourism could help boost science research

Space tourism could help boost science and health research – here’s how: „The announcement of the draft Spaceflight Bill in the Queen’s Speech will allow the development of spaceports in the UK. This could see members of the paying public launched into space as tourists, or taking sub-orbital flights from London to New York in […]

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Investigation Tests New Methods of Water Recycling in Space

„Sometimes the best solution to a complex problem is the simplest one. That’s the approach that the Capillary Structures for Exploration Life Support (Capillary Structures) team took when designing the fluid physics investigation aboard the International Space Station. The Capillary Structures investigation uses capillary action, or the ability for a liquid to flow through a […]

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NASA Acting Administrator Robert M. Lightfoot Jr.

Space Professionals: ORION-Update

Who are the heads behind the orbiting laboratory ISS? Who cares about the supply on the ground, who is responsible for the medical care of the astronauts? And who determines what happens on board and which experiments are performed? Our series „Space Professionals“ presents different masterminds behind the operation and utilization of the International Space Station: coaches, […]

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SpaceSocks

SOCK’M: Space Socks made for Space Travel

Space Socks – The First Manufacture Designer Docks Made For Space Travel! „Space tourism is closer than we think, and Sock’M is here to challenge the commonplace tendency of space being dominated by those with large budgets. SpaceSocks is our innovative project where design meets science to meet the challenging conditions in space. Our pioneering […]

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