All About Moon Bases
Learn about building Moon Bases, the history or plans to do so, and the other issues involved. There will also be a space station orbiting the moon called the Lunar Gateway. What will we do with a long term presence on the Moon also?
All About Mars Journeys and Settlement
The manned mission to Mars will be the greatest exploration adventure of the 21st Century. What is the history of Mars exploration? And what missions have been proposed? What types of space systems would be needed? And what are some concepts for Mars bases. There is a lot of information and plans about manned missions to Mars
Designing and Building Space Colonies
One of the greatest adventures in the future of humanity will be to construct, work, and live in space based structures.
In this book we look at the history of ideas for living in space, proposed space colony designs, and technology.
The details of current life support technology on the International Space Station is reviewed, and what technologies will be required for development of large scale space colonies.
Mining the Asteroid Belts
Why should we go to the Asteroid Belt? And did you know there are multiple groups of Asteroids in the Solar System? Also, how would we mine them, what would we find, and how would we live?
Building and Sending Interstellar Probes
Engineers and Scientists are already planning how to send a space probe to Alpha Centauri. It will be designed to travel a significant percent of light speed to get there within our lifetimes. Learn the history of interstellar probes and what we may see in our lifetimes from the launch of one to the nearest star.
Types of Rocket Propulsion and Potential Space Drives
What kind of rocket engines will we need to move around the Solar System? And what are some of the notional ideas for interstellar manned travel? Learn about all this and the history of rocket engines too.