Jun 24, 01 / Jun 13, 17 09:30 UTC

There are a number of concerns surrounding future exo-planetary exploration and possible interaction with other lifeforms. As per the concept of Asgardia it's legal envelope will include the creation of a new legal platform for the exploration of near-Earth and deep space.

That stated I'd like to hear your thoughts on what should be the basis of an ethic for space exploration in your opinion?” Is it possible for humans to develop a code of ethics for interplanetary exploration while the domain of moral reasoning is limited to earth?

Jun 24, 01 / Jun 13, 17 09:30 UTC

Good question. We will be in the unknown. So we have to experience what is right and wrong.
We could start with our own set of rules but we have to adopt to rules who are already there.

Grtz, Dirk.

Jun 24, 01 / Jun 13, 17 09:30 UTC

It will be quite a while before we have to worry about encounters with anything other than Earth.


Jun 24, 01 / Jun 13, 17 09:30 UTC

There's already a well developed set of procedures in place to protect extra terrestrial biospheres.


Asgardian law should simply enshrine these principles as a basic foundation.

On the other hand, if an environment is found to be sterile... I ...