When the last tree has been cut down, the last fish caught, the last river poisoned, only then will we realize that one cannot eat money.
Or the purple wigs.
2. China & India, you really need to step up your game.
It's not quite as big a boost to national prestige when hobbyist makers are getting their stuff launched. If SpaceX starts providing unused space for hobby payloads to fly standby, every school science project could get launched.
The US dollar is backed by the full faith and credit of the US government . Bitcoin is backed by absolutely no one
I'll give you one guess as to which of those two I put my trust in.
engineers are not as highly respected in Korean society as they are in say, American society.
Wow. Talk about damning with faint praise.
Yeah, the NSA would never abuse all that personal data it's hovering up.
That way, it's less hassle to build a replacement robot than it is to recover one hijacked by the disaffected.
Actually, drive the price of robots down low enough, and people won't bother to secure them. You could just have a free global pool of robots, and just find one nearby when you need one.
Walmart, and the other retailers, shouldn't be forcing their employees to come in and work in a madhouse like that on Thanksgiving day.
These people should be at home with their families, beating them up.
Harvesting gas from Uranus could power an interstellar spaceship
Telescope sees past clouds of gas and into depths of Uranus
Uranus takes a pounding more frequently than thought
I think they're trying to sell to the wrong audience.
Sell them to the NRO as spying platforms.
Sell them to Google as mapping bots.
Sell them to Verizon as wireless stations.
Then all that free, solar nrg can be sweet, sweet profit!