Author: Abby Norman

The World’s First “Space Nation” Will Attempt a Launch This Summer

Asgardia wants to be the world’s first independent nation in space. To do this, its would-be citizens are already working on ratifying a constitution and coming up with their own government. Now, they plan to launch their first satellite into space.

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South Korea Just Announced a Major Energy Policy Move

South Korea have announced an extreme turnaround in their climate policy: By 2030 the country (which currently gets 70 percent of its electricity from thermal and nuclear sources) plans to increase its use of natural gas from 18 percent to 27 percent, as well as increasing their renewable energy sources.

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