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Why Was The Apollo Program Cancelled?

NASA had plans to build a base on the moon. But a few years after the first landing on the moon the program ended with Apollo 17. The Apollo Program challenged our scientific capabilities. Apollo 17 was the last time man ventured past low

World’s Largest Science Experiment: Biosphere 2

Biosphere 2 is the largest closed system ever created. It was built to learn about the Earth’s ecosystems. It is located in Oracle, Arizona and has been owned by the University of Arizona since 2011. Its mission is to serve as a center for

Asteroid Mining

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has predicted that the world’s first trillionaire will be an asteroid miner. Asteroids and the materials they’re made of have a dollar value large enough to disrupt Earth’s economies. Video by PBS Space Time

How High Can We Build?

Related links: KWTV, the first radio mast taller than the Empire State Building: http://www.fybush.com/ Wikipedia list of tallest structures:List of tallest buildings and structures Information about the space elevator:The Spaceward Foundation