The reactions of Lakdawalla and her friends seem to be colored by PC culture.
Sen. Nelson has escalated his war against President Trump’s space program by vowing to fight a key element of that effort.
For the human race, the final frontier might really be final, and it’s just outside our atmosphere.
We’re ‘ready to unlock the mysteries of space’
‘NASA should be focused primarily on deep-space activities’
Giving off 570 billion times more light than the sun
It accurately predicted several details of Proxima b in the real universe
SpaceX plans to use a similar rocket to launch a human into space in October 2017
‘People all around the world have been measuring thrust’
‘Emanating from an [old] Soviet military satellite’
‘Could fundamentally change the fate of the solar system’
‘The technological and psychological obstacles can be overcome’
It took more power to generate than humans will be capable of producing for the next 200 years
‘Would be a different color, perhaps blue, perhaps red, perhaps even black.’
When he returns to Earth, he will have logged 534 days off the planet
‘A planet next door. How much more inspiring can it get?’
Hopefully the rover isn’t Made In China
But, it’s unlikely.
Could have liquid water on its surface