When we make it to Mars, we’re going to need to be able to provide their own food. Thankfully, NASA has just unveiled inflatable greenhouses that will make life a little easier than Mark Watney had it.
Seven Earth-sized planets have been observed by NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope around a tiny, nearby, ultra-cool dwarf star called TRAPPIST-1. Three of these planets are firmly in the habitable zone.
In the email, Edgar Mitchell was inquiring about setting up a meeting with the Clinton advisor about formal disclosure of the existence of Extraterrestrial life and zero point energy.
Later this spring, the space agency will be sending up an experimental capsule to the ISS called the BEAM (Bigelow Expandable Activity Module).