A drawing of Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, the man who conceived a “cosmic funicular”, today’s space elevator, is posted here on flickr.
In this TimesOnline article, Arthur C. Clarke revisits the Space Elevator and urges NASA to not put all its eggs in one basket. I love everything this guy writes…
Article from MSNBC.com discussing Liftport’s recent success in getting their robot climber to pass the 1,000 foot mark.
The latest installment of LiftPort humor can be found here. Warning; you have to wait ’til the next issue to get “Part 2.”
Over at darniaq.com, the author comments approvingly about Space Elevators…
Space.com article discussing the recent LiftPort accomplishment of sending their Robotic Lifter 1,000 feet up a tether
In this event, sponsored by The MIT Enterprise Forum of Atlanta, Dr. Bradley Edwards discusses the Space Elevator.
At the Event Horizon, Nigaron discusses current developments…
Over at TCSDaily.com, Glenn Harlan Reynolds asks the right questions about how NASA plans to invest $100 Billion towards spaceflight over the next 12 years; “Why not a Space Elevator”, he asks? Why not, indeed…
Over at keithcu.com, they are anxious for NASA to get serious about Space Elevators.
SiliconBeat article about the Space Elevator and the upcoming Foresight Nanotech Institute conference.
SpaceRef.com gives us the September status report for the 2005 Space Elevator competition.
SpaceRef.com article of the press release from Spaceward Foundation announcing the initial Space Elevator competition.
LiftPort artist-in-residence Nyein Aung updates us on LiftPort’s (impending) new book and LiftPort goings-on at Dragon Con and Cascadia Con. He introduces his latest artwork and asks for help in getting people to sign up for the LiftPort newsletter distribution list. The Newsletter can be found here.