[ExI] rebuilding a saturn v today

Eugen Leitl eugen at leitl.org
Sun Mar 27 09:22:25 UTC 2011

On Sat, Mar 26, 2011 at 12:47:05PM -0700, spike wrote:

> I think it is safe to say most people no longer look to space as the final
> frontier.  We now set our sights on inner space, cyber space and thought
> space.  Ultimately I think interplanetary space will be the future abode of
> our mind children, but not humans in our current form.  We take up too much
> space and have too much material hanging all over us which doesn't do much
> of anything useful.

I still think we'll see the beginning of it in first teleoperated
and then autonomous lunar mining. We'll be getting space tourism
allright -- as rentable microscale telepresence moon buggies.

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