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Space colonies

Isaac Asimov

Space colonies

by Isaac Asimov

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Published by Gareth Stevens Pub. in Milwaukee .
Written in English

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  • Space colonies -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Space colonies.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Isaac Asimov ; with revisions and updating by Greg Walz-Chojnacki.
    SeriesIsaac Asimov"s new library of the universe
    ContributionsWalz-Chojnacki, Greg, 1954-, Asimov, Isaac, 1920-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL795.7 .A852 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1275646M
    ISBN 100836812255
    LC Control Number95007229
    OCLC/WorldCa32199313

      At the event, Bezos, the world's richest person according to Forbes, described a grand, multigenerational vision of one day creating enormous space colonies in close proximity to Earth, as a way.   Thousands of people could be living in floating space colonies orbiting the Earth in 20 years’ time, according to the head of a project by .

    Images of a toroidal space colony from NASA-commissioned conceptual artwork in the Back in the NASA Ames Research Center commissioned a couple of space colony studies which resulted in these retro-futuristic artistic renderings of space habitats that can house about people. Book 5 in the series covers a space elevator on the Moon and will be available soon. It was in my partner Philip Ragan came up with the concept and engineering considerations for a Moon space elevator, and the idea was included in our book “Leaving the Planet by Space Elevator” with Dr Brad Edwards.

    Jeff Bezos on Thursday restated his ambition to build floating space colonies where people could stay in orbit in excellent climates, with weather like "Maui on its best day, all year long.".   Space colonies might slightly increase the probability that humanity survives such a war, but not nearly as much as people like to think. None of this is to say that I think humans shouldn’t colonize space, in the long term.


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A number of artistic renderings of the concepts were made. These have been scanned and are available here as small, medium, large, and publication quality jpeg images. Space Colonies Will Start Out Like the Wild West, Grow Family-Friendly. While a space colony is still young and tethered to Earth.

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