Newsletter - 2007 no.1
“I am NOT a tourist” Anousheh Ansari, the first-ever female ‘spaceflight participant’, speaks about her flight, unexpected friendships and her aversion to being called a ‘space tourist’.
Incubating business through space technology Urban myth has it that the most useful things brought for people on Earth by man’s conquest of space are Teflon-coated non-stick frying pans and Velcro fasteners.
Successful SURE initiative - 10 scientific and industrial proposals selected Opportunities for scientists and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) of EU Member States and associated states to do research on the ISS have opened up with the selection of 10 proposals by ESA’s SURE project (ISS: a Unique Research Infrastructu...
SkinCare experiment on board the ISS A commercial research project, the SkinCare experiment, was performed on board the International Space Station (ISS) to investigate physiological changes of human skin in space.
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