Source: AFP on Google
quote: We settled it in 1969 so we should have the right to keep them off it.
quote: (Okay, I'll make it easy on you. See Table 1.3.2 Source vs. Type Accounting on Page 6.)
quote: Difference is we didn't know any better when we first did it. We (and the Russians) know better now. We told China so they should know better too, but they went ahead and did it anyway.
quote: Oh, so you know all of this for a fact ? Please, direct me to this information. For I'd love to see that for myself.
quote: Basing a pattern off a very small running sample of data is extremely future-proof; I tell you.
quote: The only thing NASA ever makes sense about anymore is it's robotic missions. Even there, we should all know how important it is to get more robots/probes/landers into places like the Jovian moons which is a fascinating place with a moon that, probably, has a liquid water subsurface - possibly the only body in the solar system apart from Earth with such a strong possibility of life.
quote: Ask yourself this, why is NASA spending dollars on prototyping a moon base when there's no current plan to actually send anyone there?