Posted on June 9, 2012


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Space Ship One made commercial space flight a reality. Richard Branson is investing a vast fortune for space tourism. Now, Dragon has successfully docked with the International Space Station and returned to Earth. Space tourism is right around the corner. And sometime after that, there will actually be some practical destinations, not just “up there”. Not to mention, it might actually be pretty fascinating. But of course, a really cool space program needs a really cool spaceport. In fact, why wait? We could use some really cool airports too! Let’s look at what a really futuristic spaceport/airport would look like.

Robotic Parking

How about robotic valet parking? It all starts when one drives up to the parking facility. Remember I, Robot when Will Smith’s car was automatically parked by robots? Yeah, that really exists. It’s actually being used in several places around the world. It doesn’t look exactly as it…

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