SpaceFlight Vol 62 No 11 – November 2020
Human space flight vehicles
Taking stock of where we are with the wide variety of space vehicles built to carry humans, Jim Thomson sent us a table from which we decided to expand cursory details of what is around.
Europe eyes the Moon
Gerard van de Haar quantifies the level of participation the European Space Agency now has with NASA as it embeds itself with the Lunar Gateway and the Artemis lunar landing programme.
Wood from the trees
The 2Excel geo team explain their programme for monitoring the changing arboreal landscape and see tree-counting by satellite as a key to understanding environmental impact.
Guardians of the deep
We welcome Amelia Jane Piper with her informative focus on how satellites are helping understand the rapidly changing nature of the world’s oceans and its life forms.
Behind the news
End Game...or Celebration – Diversity on hold – Finders keepers? – Slipping away
9 August – 8 September 2020
Gerald P. Carr (1932-2020)
The latest space-related books, games, videos
Satellite Digest 574
Society news / Diary
What’s happened/ What’s coming up