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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Space_habitat

A space habitat is a type of space station, intended as a permanent ..... In large sizes, the shielding becomes economical, because it grows roughly as the square of the colony radius. The number of people, their ...

www.popularmechanics.com/space/deep-space/a11351/how-we-could-actually-build-a-space-colony-17268252

Oct 2, 2014 ... In our cosmic megastructures series, Popular Mechanics explores some of the key engineering and design challenges in constructing gigantic ...

www.nss.org/settlement/space

Although space colonies will have 1g at the hull, in the center you will experience ... Together this reduces settlement design mass by two to three orders of ...

www.space.com/22228-space-station-colony-concepts-explained-infographic.html

Aug 5, 2013 ... A Village in Orbit: Inside NASA's Space Colony Concepts (Infographic) ... Space Colony Concepts: NASA's 1970s Vision for Giant Space Stations (Gallery) ... He has a degree in graphic design from Louisiana State University.

settlement.arc.nasa.gov/Basics/wwwwh.html

Typical space settlement designs are roughly one half to a few kilometers across. ... Simillarly, as an orbital space colony turns, the inside of the colony pushes ...

www.space.com/22229-space-station-colony-futuristic-technology.html

Aug 5, 2013 ... While a self-sustaining space station colony might be a long way off, scientists are still working to design and perhaps even build a space ...

gizmodo.com/student-designed-space-colonies-1567621310

Apr 25, 2014 ... High school students from around the world enter NASA's annual design contest to dream of large-scale orbital space settlements. This year ...

www.sciencemag.org/news/sifter/nasa-plans-self-contained-space-colony

Apr 25, 2016 ... "one of the engineers who helped design the Kalpana One space colony": " Originally we designed the colony to be at place called L-5, ...

www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3619419/Nasa-s-retro-guide-future-homes-Stunning-images-space-colonies-reveal-living-2100.html

Jun 1, 2016 ... Forty years ago, Nasa released beautiful images of potential space ... but at the time the designs were drawn up, advances in space technology ...

www.spaceset.org

The International Space Settlement Design Competition for high school students is a world-wide contest for designing space colonies.