Riding The Multi-Stage Elevator

Riding the Multi-stage Space Elevator First you need to get to Kiribati in the central Pacific Ocean, probably via Hawaii. As you approach, you will see a cluster of tubes rising from the terminus platform. The platform is floating and is stabilized in the same way as an oil exploration platform. When preparations are complete,…

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April 2018 ISEC Space Elevator Newsletter

April 2018 ISEC Space Elevator Newsletter Welcome to the April, 2018 edition of the ISEC Newsletter! Dear Fellow Space Elevator enthusiast, In this edition, there is another Architecture Note about how we can move from a strategic approach to an actual plan, an announcement about our Summer Internship program, and a preview of our dual themes for…

2018 Summer Internship Program

Deadline –  15 May 2018 International Space Elevator Consortium (ISEC) Announces a Summer Internship Program ISEC will have an internship program this summer to stimulate research inside the space community with the purpose of improving the Body of Knowledge on space elevators.  The expectation is that the intern would work from home, putting in approximately…

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March 2018 ISEC Space Elevator Newsletter

March 2018 ISEC Space Elevator Newsletter Welcome to the March, 2018 edition of the ISEC Newsletter! Dear Fellow Space Elevator enthusiast, In this edition, there is another Architecture Note about the technology readiness levels of the space elevator system.  We also have the complete schedule for the Space Elevator portion of the NSS ISDC Conference in May…