The Hubble Space Telescope Is Falling
Ethan Siegel

just one more reason to doubt the wisdom of moth balling the shuttle before a new generation of manned vehicles was brought online ready to launch, there has been no advantage actually, in fact, the decision is so bad, you have to wonder at how it was arrived at and approved.

smells of globalism where american efforts are thwarted to allow the rest of the world a chance to catch up, which it never does.