[ExI] future fizzle
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Sat May 30 23:52:46 UTC 2009
From: "Dave Sill" <sparge at gmail.com> wrote,
> We stopped planning for a manned Mars mission when we realized we
> could accomplish a lot more for the same cost with unmanned missions.
> They're not as sexy as manned missions, but they're a lot smarter.
Actually, it was the reverse. The manned missions were cancelled due to
budget cuts. The cheaper unmanned missions were developed later based on
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