The Moon as Muse: Visions for Lunar Artistic Engagement

The Moon has been a fountainhead of humanity’s time awareness beyond days and within seasons. Ancient artwork around the world testifies to the deep origins of our cultural relationship to our satellite world. The sheer volume of literature, music and art about the Moon would take a massive undertaking to catalog across time and cultures. In this webinar, we will focus on how the Moon inspires each panelist, with an eye toward lunar artistic engagement that couples with wider audiences and with space agencies. What does lunar artistic engagement look like in the late Space Age and on a human-settled…

IAF GNF Event – The First International Moon Day in 2022

The International Moon Day, was approved by the UN General Assembly in December 2021, to be celebrated every 20th of July, as from 2022. The International Moon Day has been proposed by the Moon Village Association and a Group within its organisation has been set up.The International Moon Day shall be celebrated thanks to a large spectrum of events, which will be organised with a top-down or bottom-up approach Worldwide. These will aim to reach the general public and younger generations through educational activities, but also the classical space communities, i.e. governments, agencies, industry, NGOs, scientificlaboratories, universities, and finance providers.The…

MVA Mexico webinar – Los desafíos de habitar la Luna

En este panel, se discutirán diferentes problemas y propuestas frente a los desafíos que trae consigo el habitar la luna. Al panel están invitados start ups y empresas Mexicanas, Mayan Space y Dereum Labs. Quienes actualmente se encuentran trabajando en proyectos relacionados con la Luna. ENG. On this panel, we will discuss different problems and solutions to face the challenges of living in the moon. A Mexican start up and a new company are invited, Mayan Space and Dereum Labs. Which are currently working in projects related to the Moon. List of speakers: Sebastian Alba (Mayan Space)Carlos Mariscal (Dereum Labs)…

Progress Toward the Vision of the Moon Village – MVA Activity Session at the ISDC 2022

A session on MVA activities will take place at the upcoming International Space Development Conference (ISDC) 2022 in Arlington, VA (USA). Agenda 10:00 am - Moon Village Architecture WG Case Study. John C. Mankins (Moon Village Association)10:20 am - The International Moon Day. Dr. Nasr Al-Sahhaf (Moon Village Association)10:45 am - NSS Student Space Settlement Contest Presentation11:00 am - Global Exploration Group on Sustainable Lunar Activities. Kate Calderwood (Moon VillageAssociation)11:15 am - Candidate Sites for Artemis Base Camp. Dr. Pascal Lee (Mars Institute, SETI Institute, & NASA Ames Research Center)11:40 am - Program for Energy Space Countries. Ghanim Alotaibi (Moon…

COPUOS Side Event – Progressing Lunar Policy: a Round Table

Online via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84164682183 Organizers Moon Village AssociationOpen Lunar FoundationSecure World FoundationSpace Generation Advisory Council Moderation: For All Moonkind (Michelle Hanlon) Program (45 minutes): Introduction by the moderatorOpening remarksRepresentatives of the organizing Permanent ObserversGiuseppe Reibaldi (Moon Village Association)Chelsea Robinson (Open Lunar Foundation)Ian Christensen (Secure World Foundation)Antonino Salmeri (Space Generation Advisory Council)Discussion between panelistsQuestions & Answers

MVA Pakistan Webinar – Lunar Imaging & Data Processing

When: Jun 25, 2022 08:00 PM Islamabad, Karachi, Tashkent Register in advance for this meeting:https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwkf-qupzssGdMcFN_VR54OrcjPMCGu6fRXAfter registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Agenda:  In this webinar our speaker is going to talk about his lunar imaging experience and share his techniques of lunar imaging and data processing.Image processing is a method to perform some operations on an image, in order to get an enhanced image or to extract some useful information from it. Event details are mentioned below: Speakers Full Name: Talha Moon Zia Biography of Speaker:  Talha Moon Zia is a research astronomer at…