World’s First Space Hotel Could Open in 2027

Some time ago, we brought you the story of Spaceport City, the planned, floating commercial space station in Japan. But as is usual with these things, someone is already taking things a step further. Orbital Assembly Corporation, a California-based futuristic construction company, is planning the world’s first space hotel. According to the firm’s ambitious plans, …

Life Finds a Way Beneath Antarctic Ice Shelf

Our desire for exploration far outpaces our capacity. Our struggle to travel to our neighboring planets doesn’t bode well for exploring distant solar systems. But when you consider how little of our own world we’ve seen, we’re still in the infancy of understanding the capacity for survival in species. Take, for instance, the pitch-black, freezing, …

Preparing for International Travel: 4 Easy Steps for a Smooth Trip

Setting off on international travel is the start of an exciting adventure. By leaving the comfort zone of your home country, you will have a whole range of new experiences and meet a lot of fascinating people from all over the world. However, there are certain steps that you should take to ensure that your …