Human space exploration: Is it worth it?
Listen to piece broadcast on Drivetime, RTE Radio 1 on 15th August 2017
An artist’s depiction of the European Space Agency’s planned Moon Village (Source: ESA)
Is human exploration of space worth the huge costs that go with it?
This piece has contributions from scientists involved in space, and based in Ireland:
Luke Drury, Professor of Cosmic Physics, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
Paul Callanan, Professor of Physics, University College Cork
Ilaria Cinelli, Phd candidate & biomedical engineer, NUI Galway
Danny Gleeson, Irish Space Industry Group