12 iulie 2018

Trump's space force will guard US from above, NASA chief says

stripes.com

NASA's administrator is a strong defender of President Donald Trump's proposals for space - including an armed force and a permanent presence on the moon - and says he wants Americans to realize how much their well-being depends on what happens far above Earth. "Every banking transaction requires a GPS signal for timing," Jim Bridenstine said in an interview. "You lose the GPS signal and guess what you lose? You lose banking." "If you look at what space is, it's not that much different than the [...]