Long Stays in Space Rewire our Brains

I’m Jordan Soto with Space Channel News with our continuing coverage of health in space. Space changes you, and we’re not just talking about the Overview Effect. Yes, the brain evolves over time allowing us the ability to learn new skills, make new memories, and a myriad of other things, but when our brains rewire […]

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Lasso the Moon

What do civil, commercial, and military players need from Houston’s innovation and academic communities to solve our most far-reaching challenges? Space Channel attended Lasso the Moon, hosted by the Space Force Association and TexSpace for a multi-disciplinary presentation and roundtable discussion with networking and tabletop exhibits that aim high.

Our Journey to Space, Starts on Earth

If you’re not a billionaire, there are other ways to to get a space flight experience for a lot less money. Our team of adventurous crew mates search the globe for the best spots in space, right here on Earth! Subscribe to our Comms Report for the latest Space Tourism Adventures!

Brain Damage from Space

Last month, a study of five male cosmonauts raised serious concerns about the safety of long-term space travel. Published in JAMA Neurology by researchers in Europe, it found that within three weeks after returning from the ISS, the subjects’ had higher average levels of some proteins in their blood that are often associated with brain […]

Success! SpaceX lands Mars rocket prototype for the first time

SpaceX just launched another test flight of an early Mars rocket prototype at its South Texas facility, sending the towering silver vehicle soaring up to about six miles above Earth, then putting it through a series of aerial acrobatics before re-lighting two of its engines and landing it upright back on a landing pad.

Artemis will accelerate the commercial space sector

the commercial space sector is an emerging juggernaut. However, as in earlier eras of government supported technology, the economic growth will come once new capabilities become cost effective and accessible. To date, the lunar surface has immeasurable potential but doesn’t offer products to customers. Not yet anyway.

Why We Need A ‘Moon Ark’ To Store Frozen Seeds, Sperm And Eggs From 6.7 Million Earth Species

Species or planets could be wiped off the face of the Earth any minute—so we need a “Moon Ark” to safely store frozen eggs, sperm, seeds and other DNA matter from all 6.7 million Earth species.

That’s according to students and staff at the University of Arizona, who at the IEEE Aerospace Conference last weekend divulged details of an ambitious “modern global insurance policy” for our planet.