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Space in simple understanding is an area or volume.

Space or spacing may also refer to:

In science:

  • Outer space, the area beyond the limit of the atmosphere of Earth
  • Space (physics), one of the fundamental concepts like time and mass.

In music:

  • Space music, music that facilitates the experience of contemplative spaciousness.
  • Space-themed music, music of any genre with themes or lyrics about outer space.
  • Space rock, a musical genre related. to 1970s progressive rock.
  • Space jazz, a musical genre related to free jazz.
  • Space age pop, certain musical styles popular in the 1950s and early 1960s.
  • Space, Space music, or Space jam - free musical improvisation, with or without melody, often using non-tonal sounds, see:
    • Grateful Dead
    • Rhythm Devils
  • Names of bands, albums, or nightclubs:
    • Space (indie rock band), a 1990s indie band from England
    • Space (electronic band), a 1970s electronic music band from France
    • Space (album), an eponymous album by members of The Orb
    • Space Music (album) by Eloy Fritsch
    • Space (Ibiza nightclub), world-renowned nightclub
    • Space (Miami nightclub), one of the biggest nightclubs in downtown Miami

In media:

  • Space (computer game), a computer role-playing game
  • Space (novel), a novel by James A. Michener
  • Manifold: Space, a science-fiction book by Stephen Baxter
  • SPACE: The Imagination station, a Canadian television channel
  • Spacing (magazine), a Toronto-based magazine
  • Episodes, films, or series by this title:
    • Space: Above and Beyond, a.k.a. Space 2063, an American sci-fi TV series
    • Space: 1999 was a British science-fiction television show
    • Space (documentary), a 2005 BBC documentary
    • "Space" (The X-Files episode)


  • Zack Space, a United States Representative from the 18th District of Ohio


  • Space (TV series), a 1980 TV mini-series starring James Garner

In other fields:

  • Space (punctuation), the. gap between text characters
  • Personal space, in the study of human relations
  • White space (visual arts). portion of a page, canvas or other medium that left unmarked,
  • Space (commercial competition), a defined term to classify businesses and technology,
  • SPACE - Society for Promotion of Alternative Computing and Employment, Kerala.
  • A space or square in a board game.

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