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Old September 9 2009, 03:03 AM   #20
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Re: Obama Space Plan: Return to Moon: "No Go"

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I honestly want to know why we need to go to the moon again. I am saying that wanting to know what real benefits we could conceivably achieve with more moon missions at this point in time.

Anyone care to chime in on this?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NASA_Spinoff
I agree that there have been a lot of spinoff from NASA, but why, specifically, the moon? Don't we get a lot of this benefit from the space station/shuttle program?
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