posted on Nov, 19 2012 @ 07:55 PM
I support it if it has an economic purpose and so can pay for itself. Like mining an asteroid or mining the moon for rare metals or exotics.
Otherwise, we can do it a lot cheaper ummanned.
Here's a company that's interested in mining asteroids:
I believe we need economic reasons to travel into near space. We've already explored it with telescopes and probes. Even Columbus had an economic
reason for exploring.
These're the ways you accomplish great things:
1) More money; Exploitation; Economy.
2) Do or die; War!
3) Religious; It's God's will.
We need to pick one of those thigns if we want to enter space in a big way.
edit on 19-11-2012 by jonnywhite because: (no reason