The Coddling Of Cuddly Crony Capitalist Elon Musk Continues

Opinion | Peter Ferrara
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk attends a forum on startups in Hong Kong, China January 26, 2016. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

The government playing favorites is wrong, even when it has a veneer of “innovation.”

Elon Musk Wants To Build A Moon Base [VIDEO]

Energy | Andrew Follett

‘The continuance of the dream of Apollo’

Republicans Should Stick To Their Principles, Even When Dealing With California Democrats

Opinion | Peter Ferrara

Crony capitalism is bad, even when it’s supported by those on the right.

Scientists Want To Turn People Into Batteries

Energy | Tim Pearce
Group of scientists working at the laboratory (Shutterstock/Alexander Raths)

Powered by body heat

EXCLUSIVE: Study Finds Temperature Adjustments Account For 'Nearly All Of The Warming' In Climate Data

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Planet Earth in flames, Global warming concept. Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Martin Capek)

‘Each dataset pushed down the 1940s warming’

NASA Totally Swears It Is Not Brutally Enslaving Children On Mars

US | Eric Owens
Mars Shutterstock/Vadim Sadovski

‘There is a colony on Mars that is populated by children who were kidnapped’

STUDY: Antarctic Sea Ice Loss Driven By 'Natural Variability,' Not Global Warming

Energy | Michael Bastasch
File photo shows an Adelie penguin standing atop a block of melting ice near the French station at Dumont díUrville in East Antarctica

‘The climate of the Antarctic is incredibly variable’

NASA Pulled Off An Amazing Feat To Find An Object 1 Billion Miles Beyond Pluto

Energy | Andrew Follett
After passing by Pluto, New Horizons will continue farther into the Kuiper belt for encounter with one more additional Kuiper belt objects of the order of 50-100 km (31-62 mi) in diameter. (

‘The most technically challenging and complex astronomy campaign’

NASA Picks Former Navy SEAL, Harvard Grad For Astronaut Training

US | Jonah Bennett
Vice President Pence delivers remarks during an event where NASA introduced 12 new astronaut candidates in Houston

‘There was a greater calling for me’

NASA Announces 2017 Astronaut Class From Record-Breaking Applicant Pool

US | Hollis Poch

‘You represent the pinnacle of American excellence’

NASA Is Sending A Lander To Search For Life On Jupiter's Icy Moon

Energy | Andrew Follett
Jupiter's moon Europa in front of the planet Jupiter (3d illustration, elements of this image are furnished by NASA) (Shutterstock/Dotted Yeti)

‘Immense amount of work’

Former Obama Official: Bureaucrats Manipulate Climate Stats To Influence Policy

Energy | Chris White
President Barack Obama waves as he exits the White House before boarding Marine One on November 6, 2016 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images)

‘I’d say, misleading, sometimes just wrong’

Trump To Urine-Drinking Astronauts: 'Better You Than Me'

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
Brave astronaut at the spacewalk on the moon. This image elements furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock/ Vadim Sadovski )
Yellow journalism

Turkey Postpones Trial Of NASA Scientist Arrested For Possessing A $1 Bill

US | Chuck Ross
Supporters of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan wave national flags in Istanbul, Turkey, April 16, 2017. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

American citizen faces 15 years in prison

Trump's Mars Mission Needs Internationalism

Opinion | George Payne
Astronaut spaceman helmet planet Mars surface martian colony space landscape. Elements of this image furnished by NASA. (

It does not make practical sense to pit one nation against another in a modern space race in these times.