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OftenBen  ·  350 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Mike Pence wants to see astronauts return to the Moon

Neat.

I still think that a moon mission with the objectives of establishing permanent/semi-permanent habitation is a far greater goal than 'Disneyland.'




kleinbl00  ·  350 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Hella more expensive, though.

About once every couple of months I debate buying some of Baz's posters because I can't believe that reality TV and space exploration ever had a love child.

OftenBen  ·  350 days ago  ·  link  ·  

    “Anything which is physically possible can always be made financially possible; money is a bugaboo of small minds.”

    ― Robert A. Heinlein, The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

I'm going to continue to believe that to maintain the last vestiges of my hope that we might eliminate an existential threat in my lifetime.

I drank the Mars One kool aid, I'm not ashamed of it.