trickstyhobbit writes: NASA received $100 million in the proposed 2014 budget to plan a mission to capture a 25 foot asteroid, bring it back to orbit near the moon, and then send a team of astronauts in an Orion vessel to study the rock. The announcement was made by Sen Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) at a press conference on Friday. The mission is planned for 2021.
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not
certain, and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
-- Albert Einstein