Articles by Topic

Overview Institute: Articles in this category help illustrate the work and effectiveness of the Overview Institute, the premier organization designed to focus on the impact on consciousness of being in space.

Cognitive Science: The rapid rise and sophistication of cognitive science provides us with a wealth of research and models for gaining a greater understanding of the Overview Effect, which is soon to affect our entire civilization. Articles in this category focus on the science behind the shift in consciousness associated with the space experience.

Overview Effect: For more than four decades, astronauts from many cultures and backgrounds have been telling us that their experience of seeing first-hand the reality of the Earth from space and in space has produced in them unexpected emotional reactions and intellectual, perceptual and paradigm shifts. Articles in this category touch on this life-changing phenomena called the Overview Effect.

Space Tourism: Space Tourism is usually defined as a flight for which the space traveler foots the bill. Although this industry has until now been one exclusive to a handful of billionaire entrepreneurs, things are about to change. Articles in this category focus on the changes in this industry that make this experience possible for the masses.

Other Issues: Articles in this category may relate to a wide range of issues that cannot be categorized in the previous four groups.