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Funpost! The transportation of humans to foreign planets

Jason Davis • March 22, 2018 • 6

For this week's Funpost, Jason answers 11 questions about humans exploring Mars.

Book Review: The Space Barons

Jason Davis • March 21, 2018

A new book focuses on the eccentric leaders of SpaceX, Blue Origin, and Virgin Galactic.

Throwback Thursday Funpost! That time I created work for the ISS crew

Jason Davis • March 15, 2018 • 1

An important American flag is lost and found aboard the International Space Station.

Throwback Thursday Funpost! A spacewalk in deep space

Jason Davis • March 08, 2018 • 6

Only three humans have ever been on a spacewalk in the void between the Earth and Moon.

NASA has a Moon landing plan—sort of

Jason Davis • March 01, 2018 • 10

It's a gradual, stepped approach, envisioning human spaceflight, planetary science, and commercial partners all working together.

Some snark (and details!) about NASA's proposed lunar space station

Jason Davis • February 26, 2018 • 5

So long, Deep Space Gateway. You've been replaced with the Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway.

Goodbye, ISS. Hello, private space stations?

Jason Davis • February 20, 2018 • 3

The International Space Station may go away in 2025. Will private space stations be ready to fill the gap?

International meetings: Moon initiatives

James D. Burke • January 25, 2018 • 1

Interest is rising globally in expanded lunar science, resource exploration and eventually permanent human settlement. Also, the potential for commercial lunar enterprises is being seriously examined.

Let's talk about NASA's latest commercial crew delay

Jason Davis • January 17, 2018 • 8

SpaceX and Boeing might not be certified to carry astronauts to the International Space Station until 2019 or 2020.

What changed with space directive #1?

Casey Dreier • December 30, 2017 • 4

President Trump signed Space Directive #1, formally implementing as policy what Vice President Pence had announced at the first meeting of the National Space Council in October: that NASA will focus its human spaceflight efforts on a return to the Moon, and then onto Mars. What really changed?

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