Here’s a government program to keep old engineers working. That’s a good thing, keeping our expertise alive as it passes experience on to succeeding generations of engineers. Yet, as the baby of Congressional pork barrel, I do wonder if the SLS will ever launch. Or, maybe we should ask, “Will it ever need to launch?”
I would lose myself in spinship economics, but for my plan to write fiction with Cle' Curbo, who won 1st Place in Sci-Fi in 2021 for "In the Garden of Mistress Bloom" (Writers Digest self-published e-book category). The human race must mature to care for our mother earth, and wean ourselves to space for her sake. I love to experiment with my garden of earthly delightful plants. I strive to love all the people all the time, but I am not powerful enough to do so. End right side amygdala. Space alien! is like shouting "squirrel" to a dog. The left side of the amygdala is awakened. Care, dream, plan, do. All thinking and doing is by trial and error. 99 point 999 percent of all accomplishments are prep. Find something you like. Love comes later.
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