space colonization

5 Science Fiction Books That Will Challenge Your Mind and Imagination

By | 2017-01-13T21:48:55+00:00 February 18th, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Futurism & Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

A good way to expand your mind and dive into the unknown can be simply achieved by reading a good book. Science fiction books are probably the best choice if you want to explore the outer and inner universe and even go on an unprecedented trip through time. Here are some of the finest science [...]

Lunar Lava Tubes Might Be Able to House Human Populations, Says New Study

By | 2017-01-13T21:50:46+00:00 April 9th, 2015|Categories: Earth, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , |

On the heels of what has become known as the Asian Space Race, a new and exciting study might have moved us a small step toward colonizing other worlds. According to the study presented at the Planetary Science Conference, lava tubes big enough to house large human populations, such as whole cities, may exist on [...]

Humanity Needs to Colonize Three Planets to Survive, Says NASA

By | 2017-01-13T21:52:30+00:00 March 28th, 2014|Categories: Earth, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Climate change and population growth direct our civilization to migrate to other planets, warn NASA scientists. The human population will need at least three planets to survive, said Dennis Bushnell, chief scientist from the Langley Research Center of NASA. “The whole ecosystem is crashing. Essentially, we are too many out there. With Asians who [...]

In 50 Years We Will Live on the Moon, Says Hawking

By | 2017-01-13T21:52:34+00:00 March 18th, 2014|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , |

On Monday, renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking appeared in one of the British TV shows and made a number of very interesting predictions about the future of humanity. The 72 year old scientist appeared in the show «Live from Space» on Channel 4 which had a live connection with the astronauts of the International Space [...]

Lunar Space Elevator Is Going to Be Built by 2020!

By | 2017-01-13T21:52:34+00:00 March 14th, 2014|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , |

Space “elevator” is one of the oldest dreams of science fiction, but the possibility of actual construction has been considered for years as it will greatly facilitate the activity in space. In the case of LiftPort Group (Seattle), such a concept is considered for transporting goods to and from the Moon. According to a [...]

The Other Side of Mars Colonization: Potential Dangers of the Red Planet

By | 2017-01-13T21:52:41+00:00 February 20th, 2014|Categories: Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , |

As the prospect of a permanent colony on Mars is getting closer with every new press release from the Mars One project, it probably makes sense to remember that any person who will move permanently to Mars will most likely die untimely and painful death. Here are some things that are most likely to [...]

‘Humanity Must Colonize Other Planets to Survive’

By | 2017-01-13T21:53:12+00:00 November 23rd, 2013|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , , , , |

Technology that allows us to reach the nearest planets is already in our hands, and a former astronaut Jeff Hoffman thinks that we must colonize other planets for the sake of our long-term survival. Hoffman is one of about five hundred people who lived through the unique experience of seeing Earth from its orbit. [...]

4 options for the future development of humanity

By | 2017-01-13T21:55:31+00:00 August 21st, 2012|Categories: Earth, Futurism & Technology, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

What do we expect from the future? Will human’s appearance change and reach the peak of its perfection? Maybe humans will turn into some kind of bio-robots and will be controlled by means of digital commands? There are too many questions. Consider a few things about how humanity can become in the future. [...]

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