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The Space Craze that Gripped Russia Nearly 100 Years Ago

Newspapers proclaimed that hundreds of starships would soon push out into the cosmos. People dreamed of moon colonies that were just a few years away. Ordinary citizens organized competitions to build rockets to reach outer space. Welcome to Russia in the 1920s.
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Why isn't NASA talking about the Hundred Year Starship? [100 Year Starship]

Genres / Sci Fi : io9 (4 years ago)

Earlier this month, a NASA researcher mentioned the "Hundred Year Starship," a plan to develop research and technology for one-way human space missions. But since then, all parties have been surprisingly mum on the subject. Why all ... Read Post

Forget the Moon Colony, Newt: DARPA Aims for 100 Year Starship

Lifestyle / Green Living : CleanTechnica (3 years ago)

Mitt Romney had a chuckle over Newt Gingrich’s proposal to build a colony on the Moon but DARPA is already working on the interstellar 100 Year Starship project. No related posts. Read Post

Newt Gingrich promises to build a moon colony by 2020; make it a U.S. state (Yahoo! News)

Technology : Today in Tech (3 years ago)

Yahoo! News - The race for the Republican presidential nomination is about to blast off into outer space: Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich announced that, if elected, he'd establish a colony on the moon by 2020. In a speech to s... Read Post


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