New reactors are coming, for earth and space. It’s about time.
This looks like a potentially huge breakthrough.
I thought that Bridenstine was a great choice. I am aware of no reason to think that this isn’t a terrible one. It will be interesting to hear the rationale from Trump supporters.
Did you know that when you drop an LED bulb from a height onto a tile floor, that not only does it not shatter, but that when you pick it up off the floor, and finally screw it in, it works?
Do not ask me how I know this
— Rand Simberg (@Rand_Simberg) July 11, 2018
Has the crap they’ve been putting in processed food to attempt to replace healthy fat causing many of our health problems?
What a public-health catastrophe.
I’ll be pretty much off the air today (unless I decide to purchase wifi on the plane), but should be back up tomorrow.
(Update at 1400 PDT)
Mission abort. My flight to DFW was delayed an hour when I arrived at the gate, which would have meant a missed connection on the last flight to PBI. So I changed to a better flight tomorrow.
(Tuesday morning update)
On the plane to Dallas.
I’d like to say that this is amazing, but sadly, it isn’t.
Trump plays it safe.
That seems a little out of character, but he is keeping a campaign promise. We could have gotten worse, and were guaranteed to, if Hillary had won.
Haven’t looked at this in detail, but I suspect that by 2030, heavy-lift expendable rockets will be obsolete. and how in the world are they going to do a vertical landing with a solid booster?