Bigelow Aerospace

Type: Company
Name: Bigelow Aerospace
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

As NASA's commercial crew decision draws nigh, confusion and angst still abide

A Sunday story on NBC News reports that NASA is drawing nigh to the final selection of two commercially run, government financed spacecraft that will take human astronauts to and from the International Space Station. In the running are the Dragon V2 from ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Bigelow unveils inflatable space station design

US space technology start-up Bigelow Aerospace has released a video showing its inflatable space station module prior to its 2015 launch to the International Space Station.Founded in 1999 by hotel entrepreneur Robert Bigelow, the company’s goal is to ... [Published Engineering and Technology Magazine - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Development of an 80,000 person Mars city possible by 2040

A self-supporting Mars colony.The first people could be taken to Mars in 10 to 12 years, according to a hopeful Elon Musk. He thinks it is certainly possible for that to occur. Musk says the thing that matters long term is to have a self-sustaining city ... [Published Impact Lab - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

From stunts to sales: how brands are preparing for the space tourism boom

Some brands know no monetary limits in their journey toward the final frontier of advertising as all things ‘space’ gathers momentum in news value and hype, writes  Melinda Schaller.Omega went in 1962. Coca-Cola went in 1985. Red Bull took itself there ... [Published Marketing Magazine Australia - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Boeing’s New 777X Designs Intensify the Race for Space on Airlines

FARNBOROUGH, ENGLAND – Boeing revealed its design plans for the 777X aircraft during the Farnborough Airshow in England last week. It includes a number of key passenger experiences enhancements and a space-age interior decor.The new aircraft, Boeing states, ... [Published TRIPinfo.com - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Mining the Moon? Space Property Rights Still Unclear, Experts Say

By by | SPACE.com  –As the world celebrates the 45th anniversary of Apollo 11's giant leap to the moon, some people are eyeing the celestial body's bounty of resources.But it's unclear at the moment who is allowed to extract and profit from the moon's ... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

The Future of Moon Exploration, Lunar Colonies and Humanity

By by Miriam Kramer, Staff Writer | SPACE.com  –A rocket carrying more than a dozen privately built probes touches down on the moon. The robots burst from the vehicle in a race to beam back high-definition video and other data while roving the surface ... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

The Apollo 11 moon walk 45 years later

, human beings from the planet Earth first walked on the moon, a feat so awe inspiring that words scarcely suffice to describe it. Those people who were born after the first moon landing can hardly imagine the effect that it had on people who were able ... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 3 reports

Flying to space? You may take off from what looks very much like an airport

For 53 years, humans’ travel to space has worked in generally the same way: astronauts climb into a cramped cockpit high up in a giant rocket and then take a shaky ride through Earth’s atmosphere.[embedded content]But many of the emerging generation of ... [Published GigaOM - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Spaceport UK: Locations for launch sites unveiled

Your next flight to space will be departing from Glasgow. Or it might be. The city is on the list of possible "spaceport" locations announced today by the UK Space Agency. However, no commercial space company has yet demonstrated a spaceplane that is ... [Published New Scientist - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 2 reports

How Much Energy Storage Do You Need to Back Up the London Array?

Storing electricity underwater in the form of compressed air is a tantalizing notion that could, if it works, help solve the intermittency problem of wind, solar, and other renewable sources. That “if” is a big one, though, because there are many details ... [Published Spectrum Online - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Spaceport UK: Government plan to launch spaceplanes

Build it and they will come. That was the message from the UK Space Agency today as it revealed ambitious plans to build a spaceport somewhere in the UK before 2018. However, no commercial space company has yet demonstrated a spaceplane that is capable ... [Published New Scientist - Jul 14 2014]

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Further, at a meeting in May, COMSTAC members recommended that the FAA's Office of Commercial Space Transportation (AST) "work to build consensus abroad regarding the right of private entities to operate without interference on celestial bodies and to assert ownership over extracted natural resources." [ How Asteroid Mining Could Work (Infographic) ]

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As NASA's commercial crew decision draws nigh, ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 17 2014]
Bigelow unveils inflatable space station design [Published Engineering and Technology Magazine - Aug 14 2014]
Development of an 80,000 person Mars city possi... [Published Impact Lab - Aug 13 2014]
From stunts to sales: how brands are preparing ... [Published Marketing Magazine Australia - Aug 12 2014]
Boeing’s New 777X Designs Intensify the Race fo... [Published TRIPinfo.com - Aug 08 2014]
Mining the Moon? Space Property Rights Still Un... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Aug 07 2014]
The Future of Moon Exploration, Lunar Colonies ... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Jul 31 2014]
Boeing’s New 777X Designs Intensify the Race fo... [Published Skift - Jul 23 2014]
Joseph Abbott, guest columnist: Sprints and mar... [Published Waco Tribune Herald - Jul 20 2014]
The Apollo 11 moon walk 45 years later [Published Examiner.com - Jul 20 2014]
Flying to space? You may take off from what loo... [Published GigaOM - Jul 16 2014]
Flying to space? You may take off from what loo... [Published GigaOM Network - Jul 16 2014]
Flying to space? You may take off from what loo... [Published GigaOM - Jul 16 2014]
How Much Energy Storage Do You Need to Back Up ... [Published Spectrum Online - Jul 15 2014]
Spaceport UK: Locations for launch sites unveiled [Published New Scientist - Jul 15 2014]
How Much Energy Storage Do You Need to Back Up ... [Published IEEE Spectrum - Jul 15 2014]
Spaceport UK: Government plan to launch spacepl... [Published New Scientist - Jul 14 2014]
SpaceX takes fourth shot at Falcon 9 launch [Published Florida Today - Jul 13 2014]
Space tourism: will it take off in Britain? [Published Telegraph - Jun 21 2014]
A cosy little house on Mars? [Published Guardian.co.uk - May 16 2014]
How Space Exploration Propels Scientific Discov... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - May 13 2014]
Boeing Showcases Future Commercial Spacecraft I... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Apr 30 2014]
CSF Welcome New Executive and Associate Members [Published SpaceRef - Apr 01 2014]
Human Settlement in Space: The Moon's Challenge... [Published SpaceRef - Mar 21 2014]
Watch Neil deGrasse Tyson Host ‘Selling Space’ ... [Published Universe Today - Mar 19 2014]
NASA just made moon mining a real possibility [Published SiliconANGLE - Feb 11 2014]
Prepared Statement by George Nield: Hearing on ... [Published SpaceRef - Feb 04 2014]
Bigelow Gives You A Chance To Be A Simulated As... [Published Universe Today - Dec 30 2013]
Bigelow Aerospace Seeks Closed Volume Spacecraf... [Published SpaceRef - Dec 28 2013]
Why America lacks lunar ambition [Published Telegraph - Dec 14 2013]
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Flying to space? You may take off from what loo... [Published GigaOM Network - Jul 16 2014]
For 53 years, humans’ travel to space has worked in generally the same way: astronauts climb into a cramped cockpit high up in a giant rocket and then take a shaky ride through Earth’s atmosphere. But many of the emerging generation of private spacecraft ...
Flying to space? You may take off from what loo... [Published GigaOM - Jul 16 2014]
For 53 years, humans’ travel to space has worked in generally the same way: astronauts climb into a cramped cockpit high up in a giant rocket and then take a shaky ride through Earth’s atmosphere. But many of the emerging generation of private spacecraft ...
How Much Energy Storage Do You Need to Back Up ... [Published IEEE Spectrum - Jul 15 2014]
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> Photo: London Array The London Array, the world's biggest offshore wind farm, generates 630 megawatts off the coast of Kent. Storing electricity underwater in the form of compressed air is a tantalizing ...
How Space Exploration Propels Scientific Discov... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - May 13 2014]
It is a period of extraordinary discovery for space exploration. For the first time in human history, a man-made vehicle has traveled beyond the solar system into interstellar space. Thirty-six years into its mission, Voyager 1 continues to send signals ...
Boeing Showcases Future Commercial Spacecraft I... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Apr 30 2014]
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Boeing [NYSE:BA] today unveiled a new commercial interior of its Crew Space Transportation (CST-100) next-generation manned space capsule, showing how people other than NASA astronauts may one day travel to space. Boeing and partner ...
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