Wherever we go between here and Mars, the challenge is not as daunting as going from the Earth to the Moon in 1961.
Living anywhere in our Solar System beyond Earth will require the same level of protection that an astronaut needs while walking in space.
There is of course still a reasonable chance that Biden will win, and his actions if he does will be seminal for our future.
General John Kelly is reported by CNN to have told friends that Trump "is the most flawed person" he has ever met.
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Trump could have since his election left a long trail of possible misdeeds which might encourage prosecution upon his leaving office.
Countries that can’t provide enough jobs or adequate services for their growing populations should be encouraged to stabilize their populations.
Synthetic biology will become indispensable to establish a long-term human presence off-Earth, namely colonization.
Though scientists are optimistic that CRISPR could help, they also emphasize caution and community engagement in order to get it right.
Tiny versions of perfect custom organs are already serving as useful research tools and stepping stones toward full-fledged replacements.