How do you design a large vacuum vessel to house a moon simulation environment? Matt Shadwell has the answers.
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Australia is headed to the moon!
Boswell Technologies is happy to see Australian expertise being selected for our moon rover.
Building the vacuum dome for the lunar environment
A concrete dome to house the test lunar environment is under construction in northern NSW. Here’s a summary edit of progress: This episode features footage of the construction of the first concrete dome that will be used as a test lunar environment – pumped down to a vacuum and filled with basaltic sand. This threeContinue reading “Building the vacuum dome for the lunar environment”
How can we protect astronauts on other worlds?
The history of humans in space is filled with accidents and incidents, including the death of several astronauts. When we look back to the creation of the first moon base, will we see technology malfunctions, failures of materials, astronauts dying from lack of air, no water, no food? This is the future we seek toContinue reading “How can we protect astronauts on other worlds?”