Greetings to our 533 followers! This is Giulio Prisco, editor of Turing Church.

My new book “Futurist spaceflight meditations” is available for readers to buy on Amazon (Kindle | paperback).

This book goes from here and now to the far future and the stars. But it is a very short book of about 27,000 words, about 100 pages in print.

Chapter titles: 1 Introduction; 2 Political preamble; 3 Lockdown; 4 Spaceflight now; 5 Spaceship Earth; 6 Cultural reflections; 7 Interplanetary; 8 Interstellar; 9 Cosmic engineers.

I’ll present the book at the Space Renaissance 2021 Congress on June 29 and the…


My book “Futurist spaceflight meditations” is available for readers to buy on Amazon (Kindle | paperback).

This book goes from here and now to the far future and the stars. But it is a very short book of about 27,000 words, about 100 pages in print.

Chapter titles: 1 Introduction; 2 Political preamble; 3 Lockdown; 4 Spaceflight now; 5 Spaceship Earth; 6 Cultural reflections; 7 Interplanetary; 8 Interstellar; 9 Cosmic engineers.

See also: “Futurist spaceflight meditations: Reactions and reviews.”

Thesis: We must strenuously push toward our cosmic destiny among the stars. Beginning to expand beyond the Earth before it’s too…


Cometan, the founder of Astronism, will speak at the Terasem Space Day Colloquium on July 20.

Cometan is the founder of Astronism, a belief system centered on space philosophy and metaphysics, inspired by powerful feelings of profound connection to the astronomical world. Watch the video of my conversation with Cometan on “Astronism, Cosmism & Humanity’s Space Salvation.”

Title: About Astronism
Abstract: The “About Astronism” lecture presented by Cometan at the 2021 Terasem Space Day will focus on making an introduction to the Astronist belief system. It starts from scratch, on the assumption that the audience holds very little to no prior…


Some readers’ reactions and reviews of my book “Futurist spaceflight meditations” are listed and excerpted below.

Stefano Sutti says:

Apollo’s Orphans of the World, Unite! The most articulate, persuasive, cogent pro-space advocacy pamphlet ever written, by a leading transhumanist opinion leader. Even the skeptics should read that to know the real arguments they have to tackle.

David Roman says:

Brilliant look at the space-bound future of the human race. This is the latest in a series of books by Giulio in the bright future of the human race, as long as it remains space-bound. This is an important book: at…


My book “Futurist spaceflight meditations” is available for readers to buy on Amazon (Kindle | paperback).

This book goes from here and now to the far future and the stars. But it is a very short book of about 27,000 words, about 100 pages in print.

Chapter titles: 1 Introduction; 2 Political preamble; 3 Lockdown; 4 Spaceflight now; 5 Spaceship Earth; 6 Cultural reflections; 7 Interplanetary; 8 Interstellar; 9 Cosmic engineers.

See also: “Futurist spaceflight meditations: Reactions and reviews.”

Thesis: We must strenuously push toward our cosmic destiny among the stars. Beginning to expand beyond the Earth before it’s too…


Steven Wolfe, the author of “The Obligation,” will speak at the Terasem Space Day Colloquium on July 20.


Namrata Goswami, co-author of one of the most interesting spaceflight books published recently, will speak at the Terasem Space Day Colloquium on July 20.


I have completed a first draft of my new book “Futurist spaceflight meditations” (to be published in July 2021). I’ll now invite a group of early readers to read the book draft and comment.

Perhaps I’ll forget to invite some friends who should be in the group. If this is your case, please let me know!

This book goes from here and now to the far future and the stars. But it is a very short book, about 25,000 words.

Chapter titles: 1 Introduction; 2 Political preamble; 3 Lockdown; 4 Spaceflight now; 5 Spaceship Earth; 6 Cultural reflections; 7 Interplanetary…


The Terasem Space Day Colloquium 2021 will take place on July 20, the anniversary of Apollo 11, via Zoom.

Among the confirmed speakers, Namrata Goswami, co-author of “Scramble for the Skies: The Great Power Competition to Control the Resources of Outer Space” (2020), and Steven Wolfe, author of “The Obligation: A Journey to Discover Human Purpose on Earth and in the Cosmos” (2015). These two excellent books examine, respectively, plausible scenarios for the next few decades of spaceflight, and why we must (yes, MUST) expand into outer space.

Stay tuned for more info on these two talks, and other speakers.

Giulio Prisco

Writer, futurist, sometime philosopher.

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