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A Mass Migration into Space

A great migration into space is beginning. As space exploration evolves from the control of national space programs to commercial enterprise, the nature of the effort is changing. There is a German word, “zugunruhe”, that describes anxious, restless movement, often associated with migration. When a change comes, some species feel the urge to migrate. They […]

The Beginning of the Space Age

The NSS (National Space Society) blog article linked below references an article in “The Economist” which claims the age of space exploration is largely over. The Economist could not be more wrong. It would be like saying the aviation age was over when the Wright brothers packed up their equipment at Kitty Hawk and went […]

Migration to Space

The first season of “Heroes” on TV, introduced the concept of zugunruhe, a German word that describes anxious, restless movement, often associated with migration. When a change comes, some species feel the urge to migrate. They call it zugunruhe. A pull of the soul to a far-off place. Following a scent in the wind, a […]