The primary objective of astrophysics is to elucidate the nature of the myriad objects that inhabit the cosmos, including stars, planets, galaxies, and the universe as a whole. We aim to understand the structure of these objects as well as how they form and develop over time.
The next generation of space flight will take tourists not to the moon but rather to suborbital space. “Within the next five years, there will be at least one commercial space flight a day.”
Commercial Space Exploration: Opportunities for Research and Education
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