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'We go back to the Moon to stay': Apollo vets not too chuffed with NASA's new rush to the regolith

John Mangan

@vtcodger

I think the point is that it is very likely nobody would spend money on this stuff if there weren't a big push for the purposes of'wasteful' things like space flight - but once created their uses overflow - unless you can justify your statement that "Historically, the cross over from space exploration to other situations has been surprisingly small".

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