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Obama Doesn't Get It; Space Is The Final Frontier

Plain Talk By Al Neuharth, USA TODAY Founder

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. — President Obama in effect pulled the plug on our space program in a speech here Thursday, although he masked it with some vague long-term suggestions. The late president John F. Kennedy must have turned over in his grave. JFK launched the moon [...]

Trouble With Math - SpaceX Elon Musk

Sometimes it is hard to know when a press release is a result of either poor information, unintentional mistakes or intentional misdirection.

We will focus on just one paragraph of Musk’s statement, in particular, we will focus on Musk’s claim that the Ares I/Orion “…cost per flight, inclusive of overhead, was expected to be $1.5 [...]