2014 Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate: Selling Space

Space exploration is entering a new era. Dozens of aerospace companies have emerged in recent years, all with the goal of commercializing space as never before. Could this next generation of entrepreneurs, and not NASA, be the ones who transform space into our backyard?  In this video, hear from a few experts in the business of selling space.

The annual debate took place on March 19, 2014, and was hosted by Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium Neil deGrasse Tyson.