Private Companies Breaking Into Space Travel

Since the late 50’s when Russia launched the first satellite into orbit, Space Travel has grown by leaps and bounds and is quickly on its way to becoming a commercial industry instead of only for scientific purposes. “Informed”, hosted by Rob Lowe, will be doing the latest segment on space travel, specifically the industry’s shift towards becoming a commercial project with travel for civilians in the near future. This segment will interview the multiple private companies that are developing innovative technology that will allow commercial space travel to the moon and beyond to become a reality much sooner, rather than later. For an in depth look into the future of commercial space travel, be sure to tune into this episode from “Informed”, a series distributed to Public Television PBS Member stations.