Oh, Darn -- Scaled Composite accident
It's sad that the private space industry has taken lives before actually sending anything into space.
July 28th, 2007 6:34pm
July 28th, 2007 6:36pm
I'm reminded of Contact somehow.
July 28th, 2007 7:26pm
before actually sending anything [profitable] into space
July 28th, 2007 7:28pm
Well, gosh, they did SpaceShipOne, and made a million dollars. That's a little profitable.
July 28th, 2007 7:48pm
Actually, it won 10 million and cost 25.
July 28th, 2007 7:54pm
Hey, in war-on-terror dollars, that's hugely profitable.
July 28th, 2007 7:59pm
Ooooh, stay home and be safe, or live a dream. Let's see...
son of parnas
July 28th, 2007 11:46pm
To keep you safe from terrorists, you're going to have to stop living that dream.
July 28th, 2007 11:53pm
True. To keep the elite in power we'll have to give up our dreams.
son of parnas
July 29th, 2007 11:04am
Well, "Keep the elite in power by giving up your dreams" doesn't sound like a trade-off so much as a lose-lose situation.
July 29th, 2007 2:09pm
July 29th, 2007 2:30pm
With much power, comes much responsibility.
With many riches, comes the responsibility to use that position and money for good of humanity.
July 29th, 2007 7:24pm
"I'm reminded of Contact somehow."
Like it's something you thought would be really cool, but now the details are sort of sucky?
July 30th, 2007 10:36am