Space Times

Space Times magazine is the bimonthly voice of the American Astronautical Society, presenting thought provoking ideas and opinions, feature articles on salient issues in space policy and future exploration, and reviews and notes of interest to both the professional and popular community of space flight advocates. Annual institutional subscription rates (6 issues) are $80.00 for U.S. addresses and $95.00 for other countries. Back issues can be ordered based on availability.

Editor and Production Manager: Diane Thompson dthompson@astronautical.org

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Current Issue

Volume 55, Issue 6
November/December 2016

Whither a Lunar Base in the Twenty- first Century?
Quite a bit more than half of the world’s popula on has been born since the last lunar landings, and it is past me to go back, this me to stay.
by Roger Launius

Darwin Rock to Land on the Moon in 2017
A small piece of the Darwin Millennium Space Rock (DMSR) which ew in space aboard the MIR Space Sta on will now re- y in space and land on the Moon in 2017.
by Phill Parker

UK to Send Apollo 14 “Moon Trees” Seeds to the Moon in 2017
Nearly 45 years since the Apollo 14 Moon Tree seeds were own around the Moon, a number of Moon Tree genera onal Sycamore seeds from the original Apollo 14 Moon Trees Project will land on the Moon’s surface in 2017.
by Phill Parker

AMOS Celebrates 50 Years
This year marks the 50th anniversary milestone for the Air Force Maui Op cal and Supercompu ng (AMOS) site.
by Cindy Schumacher

Space-based Environmental Intelligence Community Event
Key stakeholders celebrated accomplishments in space-based environmental intelligence on December 1, 2016.
by Ron Birk

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