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Boswell Technologies

Controlling Constellations of Satellite

Projects

We are working on a range of projects:

Bogong thruster

We have developed a new thruster that does not use plasma, but just hot naphthalene as the propellant.

We call it Bogong, and it will launch into space in Dec 2022.

Blog posts

EM2 in the Pub Part 11: space communications

How will we send selfies from Mars back to our friends on Earth? How will we call into those important work meetings? Dmitrios Tsifakis takes us through the practicalities of getting information back and forth across the solar system. Spoiler: it’s not that easy…

EM2 in the Pub Part 9: Crops in Space

Growing plants in space is both easier and harder than you’d think. Dr Tory Clarke takes us through the challenges astronauts and colonisers will face when they try.