Our place in space
Answering the very important questions :
You as citizen scientists
Bee Thakore
Director, The Planetary ...
The story of humanity so far
PA
Ideas Quests Questions
Here
Here
Here
More: fascinating scale of our universe on 
http://htwins.net/scale2/
2 very profound questions
•Where did we come from?
•Are we alone?
Where did life come from?
Are we alone?
Louis Friedman, Executive Director of the Planetary Society, which
sponsors SETI@home, said,
"With SETI@home, anyone, anyw...
Unique perspectives
Experience the Moon’s surface play a melody 
with the Kaguye- Selene Moonbell: 
http://wms.selene.darts.isas.jaxa.jp/selen...
The experiment block containing Shuttle LIFE floating in the
Endeavour mid-deck during STS-134.
TPS
Bruce Betts, TPS
LIFE B...
2013 Shoemaker NEO Grant winner Albino Carbognani and the
0.81 meter telescope will be improved through the grant.
Planetary Resources
The ARKYD 100 is the first private space telescope, to be operated in low-Earth orbit. It is a stepping...
LightSail-2
Discover your place in space
Vision:
Know the Cosmos and our place within it.
http://bit.ly/Join-TPS

20% off membership
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Mission:
Advancing sp...
Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013
Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013
Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013
Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013
Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013
Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013
Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013
Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013
Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013
Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013
Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013
Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013
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Bee Thakore, Director at The Planetary Society - the world's largest space advocacy group, speaking at Campus Party Europe in September 2013 on how citizen scientists are helping answer the two most fundamental questions in existence. Titled 'Our place to Space' this talk from the O2 Arena, London is an invitation for all hackers, gamers, always-on technologists to get involved in projects which bring access to the furthest reaches of our cosmos right to your fingertips everywhere.

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Our place in Space - citizen scientists changing the game by Bee Thakore, presented to Campus Party Europe, Sept 2013

  1. 1. Our place in space Answering the very important questions : You as citizen scientists Bee Thakore Director, The Planetary Society
  2. 2. The story of humanity so far PA
  3. 3. Ideas Quests Questions
  4. 4. Here
  5. 5. Here
  6. 6. Here More: fascinating scale of our universe on http://htwins.net/scale2/
  7. 7. 2 very profound questions •Where did we come from? •Are we alone?
  8. 8. Where did life come from?
  9. 9. Are we alone?
  10. 10. Louis Friedman, Executive Director of the Planetary Society, which sponsors SETI@home, said, "With SETI@home, anyone, anywhere could be the person who helps discover intelligent life elsewhere in the universe. This is a grand experiment - in science, in technology and in society - and a global cooperative effort at the frontiers of knowledge." NASA Press release, 1999 Every week 300,000 computers connected 1100 years of CPU time contributed
  11. 11. Unique perspectives
  12. 12. Experience the Moon’s surface play a melody with the Kaguye- Selene Moonbell: http://wms.selene.darts.isas.jaxa.jp/selene_sok ROBIN WEINER of the ASSOCIATED PRESS JAXA Unique insights ESA
  13. 13. The experiment block containing Shuttle LIFE floating in the Endeavour mid-deck during STS-134. TPS Bruce Betts, TPS LIFE Bio-module
  14. 14. 2013 Shoemaker NEO Grant winner Albino Carbognani and the 0.81 meter telescope will be improved through the grant.
  15. 15. Planetary Resources The ARKYD 100 is the first private space telescope, to be operated in low-Earth orbit. It is a stepping- stone to the larger spacecraft planned to be used by Planetary Resources for asteroid prospecting.
  16. 16. LightSail-2
  17. 17. Discover your place in space
  18. 18. Vision: Know the Cosmos and our place within it. http://bit.ly/Join-TPS 20% off membership Join us! Mission: Advancing space exploration by involving and empowering the world’s citizens.

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