Daily Archive: November 30, 2014

Lunar Mission One: A Crowdfunded Lunar Probe

Lunar Mission One: A Crowdfunded Lunar Probe

I like how Lunar Mission One — a Kickstarter campaign to send a probe to drill at the Moon’s South Pole — has a lower crowdfunding goal than most gaming Kickstarters I could name....

Richard Garriott on How Traveling to Space Changes You

Richard Garriott on How Traveling to Space Changes You

It’s all about a sense of scale: “‘The Earth changes scale,’ says entrepreneur Richard Garriott, a self-funded astronaut on the ISS in 2008. ‘It goes from being infinite in your mind’s eye to now…...

Of Course Richard Garriott Sent a Message to Mars

Of Course Richard Garriott Sent a Message to Mars

Our liege is a well-known proponent of all things space-related, so sending a message to Mars would of course be the sort of thing Richard Garriott would be involved with.