The Colonization of Space – Gerard K. O’Neill, Physics Today, 1974

Reproduced with permission from Physics Today, 27(9):32-40 (September, 1974). © 1974, American Institute of Physics. The late Gerard K. O’Neill was professor of physics at Princeton University. Careful engineering and cost analysis shows we can build pleasant, self-sufficient dwelling places in space within the next two decades, solving many of Earth’s problems. New ideas are controversial … Continue reading The Colonization of Space – Gerard K. O’Neill, Physics Today, 1974