Month: September 2021

UN Secretary-General attacks space tourism

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday denounced the “glaring inequalities” in wealth exposed by the coronavirus pandemic, highlighting in particular recent developments in the space tourism industry. By imploring world leaders at a meeting of the United Nations General…

Space tourism is here: book a trip to the last frontier

Last July we saw Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos take off in a giant leap for the space tourism industry, but their launches to the edge of space weren’t particularly well timed. Amid a global pandemic and climate emergency, two…