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The podcast of Peter's talk with the #LongNowFoundation is here: http://ow.ly/p94Og Video avail to members.
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The second #StarshipCenturySymposium will be held in #London Oct 21, 2013 http://ow.ly/osWdE
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We now know, says futurist Peter Schwartz, that nearly all of the billions of stars in our galaxy have planets. If we can master interstellar travel, “there’s someplace to go.” Our own solar system is pretty boring---one planet is habitable,...
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A ground breaking anthology of science and science fiction exploring our path to space.
Introduction

This groundbreaking anthology of both science and science fiction is based on findings and discussions of the 100-Year Starship Symposium held in 2011. 

Paperback and ebook versions of Starship Century are now available for purchase. Please share!    http://www.starshipcentury.com/purchase/

Top scientists and science fiction authors explore the opportunities for our long-term future in space. The theme of developing starships that will:

  • Be a key inspiration for near-term solar system economics, leading to interstellar technologies within a century.
  • Drive a society that focuses outward for its own evolution. 
  • Create enthusiasm for a future in space and travel to the stars.

This may lead to building the first starships. funding the first travel outside our solar system within this century. 

Edited by:

James Benford - leading expert on space propulsion

Gregory Benford - physicist and award winning science fiction author

450 pages 


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