Do we really want that Moon base?
November 18, 2008 3:01 PM Subscribe
posted by spaceviking (70 comments total)
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An election of a new President brings forth new ideas on the Vision for Space Exploration
. The Planetary Society is lobbying
to remove the Moon from the equation, which prompted Apollo astronaut, ex-senator, and geologist Harrison Schmitt to resign
from the board in protest. Meanwhile moon-free
. What will Obama do? Interesting hints are given in a position paper
written by people associated with his transition team.
The Planetary Society Responds
. More analysis here