Monthly Archives: September 2012

Tycho Trading Post and Inn

john hare I stumbled into another Mars First!!! rants a few days ago giving all the reasons why Mars would be developed ahead of the moon. I didn’t see any reason to change my opinion this time either. Given a … Continue reading

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Random Thought: Is Commercial Crew Having to be “More Catholic Than the Pope”?

I realized I already made several of my points about the overemphasis of “safety” for NASA’s commercial crew program back in March, but I heard a recent line that helped me better understand what may be driving this. This probably … Continue reading

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Random Political Observations: Bad Men vs. Bad Policies

I usually try to avoid non-space political posts when I can, especially when I’ve been blogging so infrequently on what I consider to be the core focus of Selenian Boondocks. But, it’s silly season in America right now, and I … Continue reading

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