Our Strange Ideas About Owning Space

Who owns spaces on our planet (and beyond) and what does owning them mean?

Simon Pitt
Age of Awareness
Published in
7 min readAug 22, 2021

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The plumber tells me that Elon Musk plans to surround the planet with so many satellites that NASA won’t be able to launch any more rockets. And then he’ll go live on Mars. “Musk will control Earth from space,” he concludes.

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Simon Pitt
Age of Awareness

Media techie, software person, and web-stuff doer. Head of Corporate Digital at BBC, but views my own. More at pittster.co.uk