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Is SpaceX Creating A World For Only The Richest People?

President John F. Kennedy once shocked the world with the words “we choose to go to the moon.” By “we” he meant America and thereby insinuated that once astronauts got there that the entire country would share in their success. Fast forward decades later and Yusaku Maezawa, a Japanese citizen, said something almost identical yet …

Why NASA hasn’t gone back to the Moon

Why NASA hasn’t gone back to the Moon

(dramatic music) – [Loren] At the Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans, big things are afoot. This massive factory floor holds major components for NASA’s new rocket, the Space Launch System, or SLS. It’s the centerpiece for NASA’s Artemis Program, a series of missions that will send the first woman to the Moon. When the …