GIVE THEM SPACE
Is it time for an antigravity cocktail hour? Business seminars on the International Space Station?
“Through a Request for Information, NASA is soliciting ideas from companies interested in using the space station and the low-Earth orbit environment in innovative ways that will develop a strong commercial market and assist the agency in achieving its exploration goals,” the federal space agency has announced.
An interesting rule for prospective respondents: “Private crew participants on ISS are required to conform to the ISS code of conduct,” NASA advises. Innovators have until June 30 to respond, and no more than 20 pages, please. The online address for response is complicated, but here it is nonetheless: http://
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