#Sustainable Spaceflight

Japanese Space Startup Powers Rockets with Cow Manure

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Japanese space infrastructure firm Interstellar Technologies (IST) recently achieved a remarkable engineering feat – successfully testing a rocket engine powered by an unconventional sustainable fuel derived from cow manure. Interstellar Technologies Founded in 2005 when private space activity was still nascent in Japan, IST has focused on affordable...

Scotland’s Historic Milestone: Sutherland Spaceport Propels UK into the Space Age

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Scotland is about to enter a new era of space exploration with its first-ever vertical launch spaceport in Sutherland. This groundbreaking, carbon-neutral project will soon be firing rockets into the sky, with the fantastic folks at Orbex leading the way thanks to a whopping £14.6 million investment. Orbex,...