Thursday, August 15, 2013

Space Opportunities

Lawyering on the High Frontier

By Michael J. Stewart

Having a professional astronaut who's also trained as a space lawyer with accessibility to the moon, near earth asteroids, and the asteroid belt, could be quite fruitful. Living and working on the high frontier would allow, not only the opportunity for financial/economic growth and scientific scrutiny, but the opportunity to create laws, legal systems, and even government based upon the immediate environmental and cultural context.