Teeny-Tiny Satellites Are Going to Democratize Space - Inverse

Teeny-tiny satellites — maybe built by students or start-ups — are going to democratize space. That was the message during the “interplanetary” segment of the White House Frontiers Conference on Thursday, as a few of the nation's great space brains ...

Here's how you can become citizen of Asgardia, 'First Nation State in Space' - The TeCake

A team headed by Russian scientists is building the first ever nation state in space which is scheduled to dispatch in 2017.The project is intended to create an independent nation for the citizens, deliberating them from all the physical rules and ...

Citizenship Applications for World's First Ever Space Nation Soars - Sputnik International

A group of scientists are inviting people from around the world to join a new "nation" in space. Asgardia "will become a place in orbit which is truly 'no man's land." "We want to protect the Earth from threats that can come from space," Lena De Winne ...

Asgardia welcomes over 100000 citizen applications in 48 hours and announces new million target - ROOM, Space Journal

Following Wednesday's announcement that Igor Ashurbeyli and a team of scientists from around the world will create the first Space Nation, 100,000 people immediately applied for citizenship of Asgardia, smashing its target within 48 hours. In response ...

Scientists make plans for 'Asgardia'– the first nation in space - RedOrbit

With a contentious Presidential election currently ongoing in the US and the looming threat of terrorism in all parts of the world, sometimes it might seem as though being a citizen of Earth is highly overrated, but short of discovering a new habitable ...

The First Nation In Space Asgardia Accepting Applications For Future Citizens - Swarajya

The United Nations may get a new member very soon if a team of scientists and legal experts succeed in their enterprise. But there is a catch, this member will be from the outer space, rather 'the first nation state in space.' The new nation Asgardia ...

Live in Space Aboard the Asgardia - Interesting Engineering

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) recently proposed a massive permanent space station to the Science of Space committee. UNESCO hopes the station will achieve world peace as well protect Earth from space ...

Asgardia – An International Group of Scientists Wants You to Join The First Space Nation - Collective Evolution

Life, as we know it, resides on planet Earth. There have long been speculations that humans may have the potential to live elsewhere in the universe, but the majority of us just find ourselves fantasizing, or even shutting off from the idea because it ...

Asgardia – Your chance to live in space and defend Earth - Daily News & Analysis

If it gets too crowded on Earth, you could think about moving to space. A new country, going by the name Asgardia could be the first ever nation created, wait for it, in space! Asgardia has been named after Norse mythology's city in the skies, and aims ...

Asgardia, Proposed Space-Based Nation Accepting Citizenship Applications - Space.com

Leaders of a proposed space nation called Asgardia discussed the project at a news conference in Paris on Oct. 12, 2016. The team discussed the possibility of one day building a space station, like the one shown in this artist's rendition, which they ...

Romanian cosmonaut, among the founders of project Asgardia, the first outer-space nation - Romania-Insider.com

Romanian cosmonaut Dumitru Prunaru, the only Romanian who has ever flown in outer-space, is one of the international specialists reportedly involved in project Asgardia, which aims to create the first outer-space nation. The name derives from Norse ...

Heard of Asgardia, the Space Nation? New UN Member? - Microfinance Monitor

For some humans, Earth is not enough and their space-ward journey is filled with passion and aspiration. One such move was unveiled on October 12 by Igor Ashurbeyli, a Russian businessman and nanoscientist who also founded the Vienna-based ...

Defenders of the Earth: 'Asgardia' is the First Space Nation - Nature World News

You can now live in the outer space and might even see the Earth by joining Asgardia. (Photo : WikiImages). A group of scientists are preparing for the launch of first SPACE NATION named "Asgardia" that will soon be flying in a low-orbit satellite on ...

Mad Russian Plans New Satellite-Based Nation-State - Wall Street Daily

Ever imagined life in orbit, away from the pettiness and ugliness of earthly problems such as presidential politics? A “crazy Russian rocket scientist” is pretty close to creating this new reality… in space.

Asgardia: All you need to know about the 'First Nation State in Space' - India TV

If you are among those who are bored with your earth citizenship and looking for some extra-terrestrial intervention, this should come as good news for you. A team of scientists and legal experts. India TV News Desk, London [Updated:14 Oct 2016, 1:16 PM].

Space nation Asgardia seeks citizens - WTVM

(RNN) - The first planned outer space nation, Asgardia, is accepting applications for citizenship. After the first 100,000 applicants, Asgardia will stop taking applications until the nation launches its first satellite, promoters said. The launch is ...

Taking up space: Citizens wanted for first 'space nation' Asgardia - RT

Don't want to live on this planet anymore? Spots are filling up to become a citizen of Asgardia, where earthly strife is forgotten. The man behind the concept expects to be called a “crazy Russian rocket scientist,” but nonetheless, he has set up a ...

In Space, No One Can Succeed Alone - Inverse

That was the message from Anousheh Ansari, CEO and Co-Founder of Prodea Systems. She's been to space, self-funding her way onto a Soyuz flight to the International Space Station in 2006. Ansari describes her experiences as transformative, and on ...

First space nation, Asgardia, accepting applications - wreg.com

PARIS — The first space nation, Asgardia, is now accepting applications for those who wish to leave Earth. Dr. Igor Ashburbeyli, the founder of the Aerospace International Research Center, said they will accept approximately 10,000 applications for ...

Will Asgardia be the First Space Nation? - ENGINEERING.com

An independent nation in space? Asguardia aims to be the first. (Image courtesy of Asgardia.) At a recent press conference in Paris, researchers and dreamers announced plans for Asgardia, the first nation that will exist in space. The idea, delivered ...