Musings of an autodidact

The floating cities of Venus

SpaceExploration300Popular Science: SHOULD WE SEND MEN TO VENUS INSTEAD OF MARS?

So why not build a floating city? Or explore the planet with a dirigible feature a manned cabin slung underneath? It’s something scientists at NASA’s Langley Research Centre recently proposed, and it’s a compelling idea.

What an amazingly vivid image of our potential future this inspires. Now if only we can figure out the answers to some of our biggest deep space challenges.

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