Ansari on Martha Stewart

If you have the chance to watch The Martha Stewart Show today (and I’m sure you’re a regular viewer), Anousheh Ansari is one of the guests, talking about her trip to the ISS. (It’s not clear if this is a new segment or perhaps a rerun of a previous interview.) In the 30-second preview on [...]

A setback for circumlunar tourism?

On Tuesday shareholders in Russian aerospace company RSC Energia, which includes the Russian government, officially named Vitaly Lopota as the company’s new president. Lopota replaces Nikolai Sevastianov, who was effectively ousted last month. Sevastianov got into trouble in part by making bold pronouncements about plans to return to the moon, ranging from far-fetched proposals to [...]