Internet Resources

The Internet provides a great wealth of information on terraforming and future space colonization. Among the more useful websites are the following.

Solar System and Space Exploration

The eight planets—http://seds.lpl.arizona.edu/billa/tnp/nine planets.html

Planetary photo journal—http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/ index.html

Earth fact sheet—http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/planetary/fact

sheet/earthfact.html Moon and Mars missions—http://www.nasa.gov/topics/moon

mars/index.html Planetary Science Institute—http://www.psi.edu/ The Planetary Society—http://planetary.org/home/ National Space Society—http://www.nss.org/ British Interplanetary Society—http://www.bis-spaceflight.

com/HomePage.htm British National Space Center—http://www.bnsc.gov.uk/ The Mars Society—http://marssociety.org/portal

Terraforming/Colonization

Terraformers Society of Canada—http://society.terraformers.ca/ Space Frontiers Foundation—http://www.space-frontier.org/ Resources page by Martyn Fogg—http://www.users.globalnet. co.uk/~mfogg/index.htm

Terraforming simulator for Mars—http://www.users.globalnet.

co.uk/~mfogg/simul.htm Terraforming—Autopoiesis—http://www.geocities.com/ alt_cosmos/

Asteroid Search and Collision Avoidance

B612 Foundation—http://www.b612foundation.org/index.html The Spaceguard Foundation—http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/

~marsden/SGF/ Near Earth Object Program; current impact risk—http://neo.jpl. nasa.gov/risk/

NEO Space Mission Preparation (ESA)—http://www.esa.int/

SPECIALS/NEO/index.html The Torino Impact Hazard Scale—http://neo.jpl.nasa.gov/ torino_scale.html

Astrobiology

The Astrobiology web—http://www.astrobiology.com/ NASA astrobiology—http://www.astrobiology.arc.nasa.gov/ The Goddard Center for astrobiology—http://

astrobiology.gsfc.nasa.gov/ Astrobiology journal—http://www.liebertonline.com/loi/ast Astrobiology magazine—http://www.astrobio.net/news/ The Society for Life in Space (SOLIS)—http://www.panspermia-society.com/index.html

Gaia/Global Warming/Human Population/Global Issues

Essays by James Lovelock—http://www.jameslovelock.org/ page0.html

Essays by Sir Crispin Tickell—http://www.crispintickell.com/ Global warming—http://www.globalwarming.org/primer

World Population Clock—http://math.berkeley.edu/%7egalen/ popclk.html

Earth's carrying capacity—http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/

Carrying_capacity Global Issues—http://www.globalissues.org/

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