Some events from 1998, the year OtherSpace started:

  • 19 European nations agree to forbid human cloning.
  • Galileo probe reports liquid ocean under ice on Europa.
  • Galaxy IV satellite fails, leaving about 80 percent of the world’s pagers without service.
  • Japan launches a probe to Mars, joining space exploring countries.
  • Scientists announce they’ve sequenced the genome for the bacterium that causes syphilis.
  • Google’s founded in Menlo Park, Cali.
  • Voyager 1 overtakes Pioneer 10 as farthest-traveled craft.
  • First components of the International Space Station are delivered to orbit.