Rocket Scientist: NASA Should Abandon 'Safety First'

Energy | Andrew Follett
An artist's depiction of a team of astronauts performing work on a space station while orbiting above the surface of Mars. Elements of this image furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock/Marc Ward)

‘The mission needs to come first’

Japan Sending 'Orbiting Garbage Truck' To The Space Station

Energy | Andrew Follett
A depiction of the Space Shuttle docked at the International Space Station orbiting Earth. - Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Marc Ward)

There are currently more than 100 million pieces of space junk in orbit

Europe's Sending Its Third Probe To Mars -- Last Two Blew Up

World | Andrew Follett
Unmanned spacecraft probes scouting a Mars like red planet, for space exploration and science fiction backgrounds.Elements of this image furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock/3000ad)

Nobody but NASA has successfully operated a probe on Mars for longer than 14.5 seconds

Why The Sophisticates Were Wrong

Opinion | Stephen Baskerville
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump arrives for his election night rally at the New York Hilton Midtown in Manhattan, New York, U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

For years the leftist establishment has created such an atmosphere of intimidation.

Rot In Hell, Ethel Rosenberg

Opinion | James O'Brien

Julius and Ethel Rosenberg gave their lives in service of totalitarianism.

Poll: Tons Of Millennials Love Communism, Think Bush Was Worse Than Stalin

Politics | Blake Neff
JANUARY 1: An undated file photo of Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin. (Photo credit should read STF/AFP/Getty Images)

Stalin executed millions. Bush did not.

Kremlin Calls Group That Famously Resisted USSR 'Foreign Agents'

World | Saagar Enjeti
Vladimir Putin (Getty Images)

Catalogued nearly 2.6 million victims of Soviet oppression

Alarmists Freak Out That Global Warming Will Expose Top Secret Nuclear Facility, It Won't

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Serbian missiles

‘They thought it would never be exposed’

This Harrowing Video Shows The Only Soviet Astronauts To Die In Space

Video | Andrew Follett

‘The cause of death was suffocation’

No Aliens After All: The Mysterious Signal Was Actually Space Commies

World | Andrew Follett
A man waering a Red Army uniform holds a Soviet flag during celebrations to mark Victory Day at the Soviet War Memorial near the Reichstag building, in Tiergarten district of Berlin, Germany, May 9, 2015. (REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch)

‘Emanating from an [old] Soviet military satellite’

Feds Approve The First Moon Landing By Private Company

World | Andrew Follett
Lunar lander - CG render of the original Apollo mission space craft (Shutterstock/Mopic)

‘Landing a robot on the surface of the Moon’

Decades After 1972 Gold Medal Travesty, Olympic Injustice Still Prevails

Opinion | Lloyd Billingsley
Olympics (Credit: lazyllama / Shutterstock.com)

The president’s last shot for a put-back

Russian Cultural Minister Says Netflix Is A US Govt Conspiracy

| Ted Goodman
Left: Wright & Kevin Spacey at the season two premiere of their Netflix series "House of Cards" at the Directors Guild Theatre in LA on Feb 13, 2014. (Featureflash Photo Agency, Shutterstock). Right: Moscow, Russia - November 24, 2015: Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin (Russian President) in Moscow on Nov 24, 2015 (Timofeev Sergey/Shutterstock)

“through this television, [they get into] the heads of everyone on earth”

Academics Complain EU Border Fence Hurts The Environment

Energy | Andrew Follett
Flags of EU and Turkey painted on cracked wall. (Shutterstock/danielo)

‘Killing wildlife’

These 7 Predictions From The Original Earth Day Were Way Wrong

Energy | Andrew Follett
Varshini Prakash of the Divestment Student Network leads chants of "I believe that we will win" during the 'Our Generation, Our Choice' protest near the White House in downtown Washington November 9, 2015. The Monday march to highlight race, climate, and immigration issues was timed to mark exactly one year until the 2016 U.S. presidential election, according to protesters. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

The percentage of Americans who are concerned about environmental threats has fallen

Oldest Castro Brother Dies At 91

World | JP Carroll

Was a cigar smoker since he was 12 years old

7 Ways The Grand Solution We're All Looking For Could Actually Be In Nuclear Power

Energy | Andrew Follett
A windmill is seen near the Doel's nuclear plant in northern Belgium August 20, 2014. Two Belgian nuclear reactors owned by GDF-Suez unit Electrabel may remain offline until spring and may need to be halted permanently. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Nuclear power had a great, and shockingly bipartisan, week.

Flashback 1974: CIA Warned GLOBAL COOLING Would Cause Terrorism

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Children sled on the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol during a snow storm in Washington

‘An era of drought, famine, and political unrest in the western world’

Russia Has Started Censoring Scientists

Energy | Andrew Follett
Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L) is seen through the glass of C-Explorer 5 submersible after a dive to see the remains of the naval frigate "Oleg", which sank in the 19th century, in the Gulf of Finland in the Baltic Sea July 15, 2013. REUTERS/Aleksey Nikolskyi/RIA Novosti/Kremlin (RUSSIA - Tags: POLITICS ENVIRONMENT TRANSPORT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS - RTX11NHG

The country’s scientific output has already significantly declined.