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Space Bites: Resources beyond Earth | Angel Abbud Madrid
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- Title Space Bites: Resources beyond Earth | Angel Abbud Madrid
- Released: 13/07/2018
- Length 00:42:08
- Language English
- Footage Type Live Footage
- Copyright ESA - European Space Agency
Humans will have to breath, drink and eat while living on the Moon. They will need energy to perform tasks using their robotic companions and materials to build structures. For a sustainable approach to space exploration these resources cannot be carried from Earth but have to be found on the Moon itself.
Angel Abbud Madrid is the Director of the Center for Space Resources at the Colorado School of Mines (CSM), where he leads a multidisciplinary research programme on the human and robotic exploration of space and the utilisation of its resources. He is also the Director of the CSM Space Resources Program, the first academic programme in the world focused on educating scientists, engineers, economists, entrepreneurs and policymakers in the developing field of space resources.
Space Bites hosts the best talks on space exploration from the most inspiring and knowledgeable speakers from the field. Held at the technical heart of the European Space Agency in the Netherlands, the lectures are now also available on YouTube. If you want to know about the present and future challenges of ESA, stay tuned for more.
To know more about the exploration of the Moon visit http://lunarexploration.esa.int
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