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From the author Don DavisOne of my earliest Space Colony

From the author Don DavisOne of my earliest Space Colony


Space colony painting by Don Davis - based on the giant "Model 3" cylindrical habitats envisioned by Gerard O'Neill. Oil on canvas panel.

Earthlings are fragile, demanding, and germy, not obviously suited to life elsewhere.

Cylinder Eclipse | by NASA on The Commons

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A couple of space colony summer studies were conducted at NASA Ames in the 1970s. Colonies housing about 10,000 people were designed.

View to a bridge crossing a river inside a Cylinder World. The inside of the shell is the living surface. #SpaceColony #ArtificialWorld #LivingInSpace # ...


The public release of Mars Type on rentafont.com, rentafont.com.ua and rentafont.ru is scheduled for early 2019. The basic style or even the entire font ...

Depiction of possible Lunar Base. Credit: NASA

Elon Musk and the Failure of Our Imagination in Space

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Coming Soon-An Invasion from Space!

1970s Space Station Concept Art that Inspired ELYSIUM

A conceptional illustration of a potential Mars colony (photo credit: Courtesy NASA)

''New advanced technologies will continue to emerge, transforming humanity,'' Dr. Omar Hatamleh, Executive Director of NASA's International Space University ...

Space Colony Gateway — Art by Martin Parker on ArtStation. Space Colony, Arte Tribal

A Little History of the United States (Little Histories): James West Davidson: 9780300223484: Amazon.com: Books

Stratolaunch in flight

VII: This will be humanity's ultimate wander-lusting adventure.

How We Could Build a Moon Base TODAY – Space Colonization 1

The Sovereign Individual

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This essay is my provocation for “Engagement in a Time of Polarization,” Davidson Now's pop-up MOOC.


Space Colony Form Factors, Part 3: The Stanford Torus and Beyond - Core77

Mary Robinette Kowal's alternate history space colonization epic Lady Astronaut of Mars series (The Calculating Stars, The Fated Sky, The Relentless Moon, ...

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rapid, resilient, inclusive economic growth…or just the usual vision and plan? If you have ANY role in improving your ...

Humanity took its first halting steps toward the Moon with the (mostly) successful launch of the first Apollo spacecraft into orbit on May 28, 1964.

Next week, Elon Musk is slated to make a big announcement about SpaceX's most ambitious goal to date: the colonization of Mars. Musk has never shied away ...

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Photo by ESA

... ordering the chaos, until the early Solar System was churned into existence. This universal principle, known as the conservation of angular momentum, ...

Looking Back on NASA's Vivid 1970s Visions of Space Living


Route for the space bike race

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It's true that our technology is rapidly reaching a point at which we become able to build and maintain sustainable sealed biospheres, but that's just a ...

My life: A record of events and opinions. London: Chapman and Hall. Volume 2.

Chemical Philosophy

A Letter to My Mother That She Will Never Read

PART I: We'll have to figure out who owns land on Mars.

The Imploder

Kubrick's 2001: the film that haunts our dreams of space

Sketch_Space colony_0224, Won Jun Tae

My life: A record of events and opinions. London: Chapman and Hall. Volume 2.

Teen rocketeers launch into 2016 competitions

Another, unfortunately large, category of unigender worlds consists of those novels in which the author has seemingly forgotten that the other gender exists ...

A Little History of the United States (Little Histories): Amazon.co.uk: James West Davidson: 2015300181418: Books

I am an unabashed fan of Anya Davidson's work, which I first read in 2007. I loved working with her as an author, and published her first book, ...

Screenshots taken from videos of high and low density colonies at time zero.

The following sections are sorted by Hugo Eligibility: Professional, Semiprozine, etc., and by the SFWA qualifying standard for pay rate, ...


Their analysis of the D/H ratio in this comet and other comets with known ratios shows that “…a remarkable correlation is present between the D/H ratio and ...

My life: A record of events and opinions. London: Chapman and Hall. Volume 2.

A NASA artist's vision of a moon-based colony, illustrated in 2005.


Tiger!, serialized 1956; in book form, 1957). If Heinlein's Double Star, also published in 1956, is The Prisoner of Zenda in space, then The Stars My ...

A Vacation through Time on the Oregon Trail

Asteroids represent a real danger to Earth. But is targeting them with missiles, maybe

China's moon mission to boldly go a step further

In other news, there isn't much news. Since our last update, the Soviets launched Kosmoses 29 and 30 (April 25 and May 18), both of which landed just a week ...

Amazon.com: The Final Frontier: Stories of Exploring Space, Colonizing the Universe, and First Contact (9781597809399): Neil Clarke: Books

Talking armored car robbery, Upper West Side nostalgia, and more with author Dan Wakin

ON SPEC MAGAZINE issue #110, Vol. 29 No. 3 & 4 Double Issue.

In setting up this interview, I was able to call him to ask if he would allow a conversation to be recorded over the phone. He was reluctant at first, ...

It's noteworthy that the disk remains as abundant as it is given the age of the system and its production of at least three planets.

Out-Of-This-World Space Colonies As Imagined By NASA In The 1970s And Today

The Waiting Hours

Interview with Julia Bryan-Wilson by David Homewood and Paris Lettau

This font is a work in progress. At the time of this publication it already has:

The 18 Best Sci-Fi TV Shows Set In Space, Ranked

First appearance of Sushi-X was in EGM #12, the July 1990 issue with Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos on the cover.

An inflatable lunar module with an airlock (left) and a base operations centre. Source: NASA


My life: A record of events and opinions. London: Chapman and Hall. Volume 2.

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Partners in Wonder - Stories ebook by Harlan Ellison,Robert Sheckley,Ben Bova,

A Little History of the United States (Little Histories): James West Davidson: 9780300223484: Amazon.com: Books

Donald Davidson (1917-2003) was one of the most influential analytic philosophers of language during the second half of the twentieth century and the first ...

Image: If the orbit of an extrasolar planet is aligned in such a way that it passes in front of its star when viewed from Earth, the planet blocks out a ...

If you (the science fiction author) cannot keep your fictional universe scientifically-hard enough to be totally free of handwavium, the second best thing ...

Bujold's Ethan of Athos depicts a world without women, one which also seems to work fine. Mostly.

China's moon mission to boldly go a step further | Science | The Guardian

This was an interesting choice, to say the least, but one that I was certainly glad to see as the Fifth Doctor remains my first Classic Doctor and my second ...

Amateur Space Weekly - February 22

Your Eyes Don't Lie

Hoopla Digital can help you navigate into a universe of stories this summer.