The Mendeley Debate: This House Believes Space Exploration is Worth the Cost
Dr. Christine Corbett Moran - Dr. Christine Corbett Moran is a computational astrophysicist formerly employed at SpaceX. Based in LA, she is presently a postdoctoral scholar at Caltech doing research on galaxy formation, black holes, and the mysteries of the gravitational force.
Dr. David Parker - Dr. David Parker is the chief executive of the UK Space Agency and chair of European Space Agency’s Programme for Human Spaceflight. He has represented Britain on space-related matters both nationally and internationally.
Professor Alastair Reynolds - Professor Alastair Reynolds turned from space science to space fiction. He left the European Space Agency in 2004 to become a full-time writer. His works have won the Seiun and Sidewise awards
Dr Bapuji Rao Velagapudi - Dr Bapuji Rao Velagapudi is a trustee of HEAL, a UK Charity that works to alleviate child poverty in India.