Space Flight

Human space flight has taken us from circling the Earth all the way to the moon. One day, hopefully we’ll reach Mars and beyond, taking human beings further than any species we know of has ever gone before.

1.11 – A Short History – The Battle For the Republic

This week, Earth invades, yet again. But Dutch Warner, at a great cost to the Republic stops the invasion in its tracks before a single boot hits the ground.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm November 16, 2014 Tags: , , , , , ,
Blog: People Will Die For Space Tourism… And That’s Okay

It was a bad week for private spaceflight and some critics declared that people shouldn’t be dying for it. Well… they’re wrong. And here’s why.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm November 10, 2014 Tags: , , , ,
1.10 – A Short History – The NOVA Sets Sail

This week, the NOVA sets sail. And our pal Dutch Warner is second chair on the Kim Muyan. But, this is a new fleet and not everything always runs smoothly.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm November 9, 2014 Tags: , , , ,
1.6b – Supplemental – Ship Terms & Navigation In Space

We’ve been mentioning shippers since the beginning. But, with this supplemental, we’ll be explaining some of the terms they use. Also, we’ll explain how people navigate in deep space. These things will be important for future episodes when we get deep into how the former colonies and Earth wage war against one another.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm October 12, 2014 Tags: , , , , ,
1.6a – Supplemental – Communications

How do the colonies communicate with one another? In this supplemental, we discuss not only how someone might contact their neighbor but someone in the next city. Or on another planet. And we discuss an emergency system that as developed to help shippers stranded in the depths of space.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm October 12, 2014 Tags: , , , ,