Last week at the Canadian Space Summit Pete Worden was one of the invited keynote speakers. His topic was Small Satellites for Science and Other Uses and as an example: Earth Observation, promises and challenges. Among the technologies he discusses is the Interplanetary Internet and what the future might hold. The talk is about 30 minutes with a 12 minute question and answer session.
Throughout the week we'll be posting most of the talks from the Canadian Space Summit on SpaceRef Canada. Included is an interesting panel discussion titled: The Future of Human Exploration with panelists: Former Senator and Apollo 17 astronaut Harrison Schmitt, Pete Worden, retired Canadian astronaut Bjarni Tryggvason, space policy expert Pascale Ehrenfreund, cartographer Phillip Stooke and industry expert Nadeem Ghafoor.