This page contains links to related resources outside the project.

Advanced Automation for Space Missions – This 1982 NASA conference publication was the first engineering examination of the Seed Factory concept, and is a major inspiration for our current project. The NASA work did not go further back then because computers, automation, and communications were simply not up to the task, and NASA didn’t have a mission that needed massive industry in space. (36 MB PDF document. Right click and choose “Save As” to download)