Space Travel

WOULD YOU LIKE TO TAKE AN ELEVATOR TO SPACE

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If you would prefer to take an elevator to space rather than rocket an elevator to space could  become an option in the future.   For about 50 years now, rockets have been the only means of transportation to space but they have been known to be very expensive.   A NASA Inspector General report once revealed that its agency spent about $491.2 million to get just six of its astronauts into space. That averages to about $82 million per seat.         But based on some scientists believe, it is possible that there would be another means...

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CORPORATIONS PROPOSING TO OFFER SPACE TRAVEL TO THE PUBLIC

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 It is now common knowledge that in the future space travel will be easier and space will become a common place for people to visit. The act of traveling to space for leisure, business, and recreational purposes is often referred to as Space tourism. Space tourism has been divided into three types and they are orbital, suborbital and lunar space tourism. Presently, only the Russian Space Agency has been able to perform orbital space tourism. However, work has continued on finding a way to develop suborbital space tourism spacecraft. A lot of aerospace corporations have announced their plan to provide...

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