Conceived by the British Interplanetary society, Project Daedelous was a thirteen member volunteer engineering design study conducted between 1973 and 1978, to demonstrate that Interstellar travel is feasible in theory.
What does BIS stand for?
BIS stands for British Interplanetary Society
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- Bowser's Inside Story (gaming)
- Brain Injury Society
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- Bring Into Service
- British Ichthyological Society (est. 1956; UK)
- British Information Service (Consular General Office, New York)
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He was an associate Fellow of the British Interplanetary Society, and a Fellow of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, former President and Director of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, Bay Area Chapter, first Chairman of the original local chapter Affiliations Committee, first Chairman of the Intersociety Affiliations Committee, Chairman of the Fellows Selection Committee, a member of the Editorial Board of Human Factors, and Special Editor of 2 journal issues devoted to Human Factors and Industrial Design, one special issue devoted to Industrial Design for the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society in 1966, and one devoted to Human Factors for the Industrial Designers Society of America in 1970.
He was secretary of the Meltham Cine Club for many years and was also a Fellow of the British Interplanetary Society.
Clarke moved to London in 1936 and pursued his early interest in space sciences by joining the British Interplanetary Society.
We're the only developed nation that doesn't have an astronaut, despite the fact that we're the fifth largest economy," said Nick Spall of the British Interplanetary Society, who has been leading a campaign for a British astronaut.
Armstrong, Aidrin and Collins are to be awarded gold medals by the British Interplanetary Society.
Phil, 60, of Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffs, is a member of the British Interplanetary Society.
He is helping space agencies, including the influential Mars Society and British Interplanetary Society, develop new space suits.