Asgardia the first 'Space Nation'

For those that don’t want to live in our planet anymore, try Asgardia, the first ‘space nation.’

A team from the Aerospace International Research Center (AIRC) has announced plans for Asgardia ‘space nation,’ a giant space station like in a sci-fi movie, that will operate as its own country.

Above, designed as an inhabited satellite orbiting Earth, operating independently of any existing nation.   Credit: James Vaughan/Asgardia

Expanding peaceful exploration of space for the benefit of humanity

For the first time in history a new nation state has been created – not on Earth but in the heavens above.

Asgardia the first 'Space Nation'

Asgardia’s first citizens are helping to design its flag, insignia and national anthem.  Credit: James Vaughan/Asgardia

Asgardia is the prototype of a free and unrestricted society which holds knowledge, intelligence and science at its core along with the recognition of the ultimate value of each human life. You can join like-minded people on this new exciting step in fostering an extended future for humankind.

via sciencealert