Search found 549 matches

by Rhyshaelkan
Fri Jan 01, 2016 1:18 am
Forum: SpaceX
Topic: Reusability
Replies: 0
Views: 43738

Reusability

With Falcon 9 launch 20 SpaceX has finally landed a first stage. 7kTozZDlxJg SpaceX is leading the charge in lowering launch costs. I read somewhere, a Merlin 1D engine costs $1000000. No matter if it is more expensive, but if you can recover all 9 rocket engines from the first stage. This leads to ...
by Rhyshaelkan
Sun Oct 25, 2015 2:31 am
Forum: General PERMANENT topics and new discussions
Topic: Crowdfunding
Replies: 46
Views: 218957

Good read, thanks for posting Sam.
by Rhyshaelkan
Sun Oct 25, 2015 2:29 am
Forum: Welcome to PERMANENT
Topic: Welcome to PERMANENT
Replies: 141
Views: 139463

Welcome to the forum. Do ask away any questions you might have. If you cannot find a place for your question, we always have an off-topic area to discuss random things about space.
by Rhyshaelkan
Fri Jan 30, 2015 2:50 am
Forum: Economic, legal and political issues
Topic: Bipartisan ASTEROIDS bill introduced
Replies: 4
Views: 44027

Some refuse to evolve. Nationalism and pride for NASA puts blinders on people. Wish more would back companies like Planetary Resources. Or get behind visions such as PERMANENT.
by Rhyshaelkan
Fri Jan 30, 2015 2:20 am
Forum: Welcome to PERMANENT
Topic: Welcome to PERMANENT
Replies: 141
Views: 139463

Welcome to the forum. Hope you enjoy the stay. I need to update the SpaceX subforum by leaps and bounds. Lots of good stuff happening with them.
by Rhyshaelkan
Sat Aug 16, 2014 6:40 pm
Forum: Resources on the web
Topic: 580,000 asteroids ranked
Replies: 3
Views: 14035

Planetary Resources has a vested interest in knowing when where how why what of asteroids.

Great website.
by Rhyshaelkan
Sat Aug 16, 2014 6:38 pm
Forum: Economic, legal and political issues
Topic: Bipartisan ASTEROIDS bill introduced
Replies: 4
Views: 44027

This bill is good. Even better if it includes all astronomical bodies. Including the Moon, Mars, moons of other planets.


I despise the convoluted efforts to create acronyms that are only marginally applicable and catchy. :P
by Rhyshaelkan
Mon Aug 04, 2014 3:43 pm
Forum: Products and services for marketing, <b>sustainability</b>
Topic: Solar Power Satellites
Replies: 48
Views: 46740

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fF9_v8fHdxA

Space Solar Power - Dr. John Mankins - Former NASA Project Director
@ International Space Development Conference
by Rhyshaelkan
Sat Apr 26, 2014 2:55 pm
Forum: Welcome to PERMANENT
Topic: Welcome to PERMANENT
Replies: 141
Views: 139463

Always nice to have another voice to chat about things. Welcome to the forum.
by Rhyshaelkan
Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:44 am
Forum: Launch, transportation and propulsion
Topic: Triangular Advances Solar Cells (TASCs)
Replies: 3
Views: 11342

Waste not, want not. Interesting topic.