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Elon Musk Is Treating Mars Like It’s a Moore’s Law Problem. It’s Not

Elon Musk Is Treating Mars Like It’s a Moore’s Law Problem. It’s Not

Vision without funding is hallucination. Mars is not a how problem, it is a why problem. I grow weary of pretty pictures of rockets. Musk has done the easy part of sketching the obvious destination. The hard part is why—why pay for it? And that has been on hold for decades. Musk’s rocket blueprints put us no closer today than we were half a century ago.

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