Deep Space as Environment

The third environmental frontier of space technology lies with deep space—"the Moon, Mars, and beyond." That was the phrase President George W. Bush used when he launched the NASA Space Exploration Vision in 2004. This is the ultimate space and environmental frontier, although it begins with a return to one abandoned in 1972 when Apollo lunar missions concluded.

The major current environmental issue here is protection from contamination—forward to other planets and backward to Earth. A future issue has to do with developing the planet Mars through a technology called terraforming, in effect, planetary engineering. Yet another is the mining of asteroids and protection of Earth from asteroid collision.

Negotiating Essentials

Negotiating Essentials

Always wanted to get a better deal but didn't have the needed negotiation skills? Here are some of the best negotiation theories. The ability to negotiate is a skill which everyone should have. With the ability to negotiate you can take charge of your life, your finances and your destiny. If you feel that others are simply born with the skill to negotiate, you should know that everyone can learn this wonderful skill.

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