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PWSP 1.5 Inside Spacex Flying Monster Rocket, The one that could save NASA Human spaceflight ... And take us to Mars.

14 Feb 2014, 17:11 UTC
PWSP 1.5 Inside Spacex Flying Monster Rocket, The one that could save NASA Human spaceflight ... And take us to Mars.
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Inside Spacex's Flying Monster Rocket!channeling POPSCI"...the goal the prize was always Mars. Mars was what motivated Dr. Von Braun to architect the Saturn V in the first place.Much in the same way Elon Musk was motivated by the idea of colonizing Mars. (Google it). In order for NASA to a have viable Mars Human Program in needs two things 1) low cost heavy lift 2) fast interplanetary transport.NASA SLS would be the answer is only it didn't suck all the air out of the budget NASA budget balloon for the next 5 years. When it its complete and flying NASA will have no budget left for Mars misisons or protecting the earth from the effects of climate change. So ask I Congress to consider Spacex's Flying Monster ( 5 Billion / 5 years) or United Launch Alliances ( 5.5 billion / 5 years) or do both. In fact doing both would still be cheaper than NASA SLS..." :( - Dr Strangelove Rant HJK67.2014.12.14When the firm SpaceX launches its Falcon Heavy rocket into space late this year, the craft will become the mightiest rocket in the world. Only NASA's Saturn V, which sent Americans to the moon, has ever generated more ...

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