One theory is that Sony is doing a real life twist on that movie's plot. They make a movie they realize is going to be a big money loser, so to rescue it -- they fabricate a scenario where its offensive nature causes a situation where it causes a security risk for everyone. Film has to be pulled from the theaters to protect the people, and they get paid by insurance for the resulting losses from the "hack attempt".
The balancing act is almost exactly the same at the last moment of forward flight as it is at the first moment of retro burn, just in a different direction.
Aerodynamics matter very little at high altitude. They matter some at lower altitude, but I doubt they make much difference when the engine is burning.
You do know that all the blocks have already been bought up, right?
Of course you don't. Hell, you probably don't even know what I mean.
Some of us care about other human beings. If you can't get that, then please take a long walk off a short pier.
WTF are you tlaking about? What 'evil'? What 'therapy'?
Clearly you know NOTING about Cuba, so stop saying idiotic things.
The Goal we have for Russia is different then the one we have for Cuba, you simpleton.
here you go:
Everything is better by any measure.
To quote Chris Rock:
Only President Obama could get gas to $2.50, end 2 wars, get bin Laden, bring unemployment below 8%, then be told he's failing as president.
You're funding my search, right?
Oh you're not putting you money were your mouth is? shocking.
They talk about lowering their price, but it's based on how prices drop in other areas' something we have learned that is foolish to do when it come to space travel.
"Okay, a fundamental question then... What's the mission? "
Develop technologies the make life here better? learn more about human biology beyond earth. Make another step to spreading our species, Conduct better tests on captures particle. Control descent to the planet with sensors. Look for life in the upper atmosphere.
How to you think you get to glorious cloud cities?
Through intermediary steps, that's how.*
*Alternative answer: Fly the Millennium Falcon**. I see what you were going to do there
** What the hell is an Aluminum Falcon!
Sealand isn't exactly a city, or visited by the mega rich.
You're numbers aren't even close:
3.6 million tonnes a year, projected.
1 million metric tons LNG = 52 trillion Btus
3.6 * 52 trillion
that's about 175 trillion BTUs.
Current price ~10 dollars per million BTU.
1.75 Billion a year, BEFORE cost of operation.
Once again, when not using made up numbers, Green energies are the same.
I remember when we just hooked them into a personal tape drive to load something that will fail an hour later at the very end of the load.
Good times.... was something no one said.
If I broke into your house, and dug up all your secrets and then revealed them to the world, should I be applauded if I find out you where doing something 'wrong'?