Who owns outer space?

Who owns outer space?

When space crops up in conversation, ownership does not immediately spring to mind. But as the human race continues to advance in this field, and with commercial space enterprises just around the corner, questions about power politics and their...

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TRAPPIST-1

TRAPPIST-1

On May 2, 2016, scientists announced the discovery of TRAPPIST-1, an alien solar system 40 light-years from Earth with a tiny, ultracool dwarf star and three small exoplanets that just might be habitable...

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Inaugural SPERO meeting, Feb. 2017

Inaugural SPERO meeting, Feb. 2017

Thanks to the University of Edinburgh for hosting the 2017 SPERO meeting – a very enjoyable and productive day. See you in Sterling for the 2018 SPERO meeting (organiser Dr Christian Schroeder) and look out for the pre-conference field trip...

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Save The Date

Save The Date

This is the first announcement of the Building Habitable Worlds and Scottish Planetary Science Network (SPERO) meetings to be held in Edinburgh on 21st and 22nd February 2017. Building Habitable Worlds 3 (21st February 2017, UKCA, CSEC, Kings...

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