Exploration

Sometimes the only way to verify something is to actually get out there and see it for ourselves. This can be through the use of human space flight or robotic probes we shoot out to take a look for us. It’s a big universe out there and we’ve only seen a small part of it.

Podcast: 1.2 – A Short History – Exploration

Episode 1.2, a reading of A Short History of the Unified Republic of Stars, Chapter 2.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm September 14, 2014 Tags: , , , , ,
Podcast: 1.1 – A Short History – The New Space Race

Episode 1.1, a reading of A Short History of the Unified Republic of Stars, Chapter 1.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm September 7, 2014 Tags: , , , , , , ,
Blog: Alien Communication & More On The Fermi Paradox

Urgh… the whole Fermi Paradox thing has been gnawing at my insides, especially after reading an article about how advanced civilizations might communicate.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm May 28, 2014 Tags: , , , , ,
Blog: NASA’s Proposed Z-2 Spacesuit

NASA is redesigning the spacesuit for walks on extraterrestrial bodies, with an eye specifically directed at Mars and the Moon. We have the photos and are not impressed.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm April 23, 2014 Tags: , , , , , ,
Blog: Traveling To Mars, Radiation, and the Storyworld

A pair of stories written recently detail the problems of traveling to Mars. Radiation came up in each and it’s something we’ve tried to deal with in the URS storyworld.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm May 31, 2013 Tags: , , , , , ,