I know, I have both a links section for this, and a
general news section. However, I've also found a number of papers
and articles that are very interesting, but aren't really full web-sites,
so I thought I'd put them here. Besides, there's plenty of other space-related
stuff I'll be adding later.
Have sounds, images, articles, etc, that might fit in
this category? Let me know.
November 1, 2000
to privatize NASA.
And some more on that topic, airliners
October 31, 2000
Cassandra finds skull
October 25, 2000
The solar system almost gets a
There's some Mars Surveyor
images open to the public.
October 23, 2000
October 18, 2000
October 17, 2000
Oct 13, 2000
Meteor fragments offer possible
to how life on earth started.
Oct 10, 2000
There are some very nice solar
available online, as well as an article about them.
Oct 5, 2000
Sept 28, 2000
Start things off with an article about why NASA
needs competition, followed by a whole string of potential comapnies
to fill that role (even if the article mostly talks about competition
from another government agency).
Cerulean Frieght Forwarding
Sept 26, 2000
NASA chooses "Mickey Mouse" design
See some animated
gifs of stars from Hubble
Sept 22, 2000
Sept 18, 2000
It's billed as a space-ship
, but it isn't quite. Still, a kit for a sub-orbital skipper
is pretty neat. Now if only I had half a million dollars to get
Sept 14, 2000
I'm adding another NASA link: MicroArcsecond X-ray
Imaging Mission (MAXIM
Sept 12, 2000
If you've been watching the news today, you've probably
heard about Survivor
. NBC is going to do a vote-off type show, only these
guys will be going through cosmonaut training, with the last man
standing taking a (hopefully two-way) trip to Mir.
Some more info at Mir
NBC has yet to announce how to sign up for consideration, but is
expected to do so next month.
Sept 9, 2000
Let's start things off with this interesting article
about a space
elevator, something that's apparently seriously under consideration
Here's an article in the Scientific American about
Here's a NASA presentation
on advanced propulsion systems (in Acrobat format).
Here's a paper about nuclear
propulsion in space.