"I missed the date on the OP.
NASAs own studies showed it was going to take Apollo Program type funding to continue the program.
The political problem with the funding is simple. The "Cold War" is over, and neither of the US's…"
"1. look at the dates of the original post...
2. huge is relative... Nasa's entire budget is pennies compared to some other line items, and the comparative benefit, while harder to define, can be tremendous (Neil DeGrasse Tyson does this…"
"While I haven't been following NASA's manned mission program very closely, a brief bit of web surfing provides:
1. Constellation was cancelled three fiscal years ago (FY 2010, we're now in FY 2013)
2. It was cancelled owing to the…"
"I'm from Tennessee and now live in Indiana, and I can tell you that Southern and Midwestern values are pretty much the same. In November of 2005 our little town was hit by a tornado. People I never saw before in my life gave me food, helped…"
"Some great advice here. All I would add is to be true to your own style. If you aren't comfortable, you won't project confidence and you won't look good. I'd suggest just going shopping and see if you can pick up a few basic…"
"So where do you think the "external pressure" came from? France? No, that was Reagan. Why did they try to reform their economy? To keep up with American military rebuilding after a decade of defeatism ended, ended by - Reagan. Solely…"
"Makes me wonder if there is a way to run the LDS Gospel Library app off a thumb drive. The church does have "servicemen's" editions of the scriptures that are quite small, but not Altoid's tin small.
Maybe add a CTR…"
"It definitely is more of a coming of age gift, but partly EDC. I'm an Eagle Scout, and have no plans not to involve my children in Scouting. In my faith boys join the Boy Scouts between eleven and twelve years old, but our youth, boys or girls,…"
"I personally love the idea of a zippo lighter. I own two myself. I'm not a smoker, but I'm big on preparedness and being able to light a fire is an important skill. I don't think my wife would approve of a lighter however.
We are a…"
"I made the change from a dead end job to a career as an electrician six months ago. I love my job! I see different places every day, and there are new things to learn. It's hardly ever boring. The apprenticeship program is nice. I work and live…"
"I think with me she is not grossed with my body. Lol. Even if I dont go shirtless around, I still wear loose fitting, low armhole shirts which certainly shows my torso. She would sometimes ask me if I go to gym regularly and if I take protein shakes."
"You should note that Presidential Appointees serve at the pleasure of the President. Flynn's resignation was requested the moment he accepted the appointment. There were rumblings that Gen'l Flynn was running into the same sort…"