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NASA’s moon rocket moved to launch pad for 1st test flightCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA’s new moon rocket arrived at the launch pad Wednesday ahead of its debut flight in less than two weeks. The 322-foot (98-meter) rocket emerged from its mammoth hanger Tuesday night, drawing crowds of Kennedy Space Center workers, many of whom were not yet born when NASA sent astronauts to the moon a half-century ago. It took nearly 10 hours for the rocket to make the four-mile trip to the pad, pulling up at sunrise. NASA is aiming for an Aug. 29 liftoff for the… (apnews.com) More...
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Yes! Looking forward to getting back to the moon. These missions / launches will be incredible.
You never hear Race Hustlers work to eliminate race from selection criteria, whether for a school, job, etc. They just want to force more minorities into the ranks, whether deserving or not. And continuing to look at things that happened decades ago does not help anyone move forward.
The agency "wants a more diverse team"!? When does the woke insanity stop? What ever happened to the most competent, most talented REGARDLESS of race/ color/ gender, etc. Unbelievable.
It ends when the diversity of the workforce matches the diversity of the tax payer population that funds it.
Race/ gender/ creed should not be part of the selection criteria for a job, any more than for paying taxes. Keep lowering the standards to fill quotas and suffer the consequences. So much for meritocracy.
An accident waiting to happen.
Do you actually believe that the 38 Apollo astronauts, each and every one of whom were white males, were all the most competent and talented? Or were they the beneficiaries of a system that didn't care one whit about diversity and instead incorporated systemic gender and racial biases, and then used the publicity surrounding these white males to overtly and covertly reenforce and impose these biased beliefs on our citizens?