Bigelow Aerospace http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26637/all en Reuters Science News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-science-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current science news briefs.</p> <p>Balloon-like dwelling to be tested on Int'l Space Station</p> <p>LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - A low-cost space dwelling that inflates like a balloon in orbit will be tested aboard the International Space Station, opening the door for commercial leases of future free-flying outposts and deep-space astronaut habitats for NASA. The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module, nicknamed BEAM, will be the third orbital prototype developed and flown by privately owned Bigelow Aerospace.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-science-news-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bigelow Aerospace Business Politics Technology Thomson Reuters Fri, 18 Jan 2013 05:30:48 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5735959 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Science News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-science-news-summary-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current science news briefs.</p> <p>Balloon-like dwelling to be tested on Int'l Space Station</p> <p>LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - A low-cost space dwelling that inflates like a balloon in orbit will be tested aboard the International Space Station, opening the door for commercial leases of future free-flying outposts and deep-space astronaut habitats for NASA. The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module, nicknamed BEAM, will be the third orbital prototype developed and flown by privately owned Bigelow Aerospace.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-science-news-summary-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bigelow Aerospace Business Politics Technology Thomson Reuters Fri, 18 Jan 2013 13:15:37 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736109 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Science News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-science-news-summary-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current science news briefs.</p> <p>Balloon-like dwelling to be tested on Int'l Space Station</p> <p>LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - A low-cost space dwelling that inflates like a balloon in orbit will be tested aboard the International Space Station, opening the door for commercial leases of future free-flying outposts and deep-space astronaut habitats for NASA. The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module, nicknamed BEAM, will be the third orbital prototype developed and flown by privately owned Bigelow Aerospace.</p> Bigelow Aerospace Space stations Space tourism Thomson Reuters Fri, 18 Jan 2013 21:15:40 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736401 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Science News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/reuters-science-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current science news briefs.</p> <p>Balloon-like dwelling to be tested on Int'l Space Station</p> <p>LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - A low-cost space dwelling that inflates like a balloon in orbit will be tested aboard the International Space Station, opening the door for commercial leases of future free-flying outposts and deep-space astronaut habitats for NASA. The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module, nicknamed BEAM, will be the third orbital prototype developed and flown by privately owned Bigelow Aerospace.</p> Bigelow Aerospace Space stations Space tourism Thomson Reuters Sat, 19 Jan 2013 05:15:32 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736502 at http://www.globalpost.com