Well instead of the American tax payer paving the path to space, we need to look to privatize space exploration.
Allowing this action to take course will give NASA the abilities to pay private companies a cheaper price than what they are paying Russia to do.
In reality, science is the true foundation for technology and economic growth.
We cannot constantly depend on current facts and knowledge; rather, we must look beyond the horizon and expand our understanding about the world around us....
Private companies, that are based in the United States, bring so much opportunity for future space travel and the United States....
[tags: Space exploration, NASA, Space Shuttle] - Curiosity has played an integral role in the advancement of the human species.
A new 17.5 billion dollar budget established for 2015 has been set in place for NASA to invest in new shuttles and other technologies required for new exploration (Klotz).
Until 2017, which is when the first American shuttles are schedule to be ready, the cost for an American to go to the International Space Station on a foreign shuttle would cost nearly 65 million dollars a seat (Klotz)....
Exploration of space has directly and indirectly helped create new technologies and advancements that have directly benefitted our lives.
The challenge of space exploration drives a continuing effort to design ever more capable, reliable, and efficient systems requiring the utmost ingenuity.