Asked in downtown Mountain View. Photos and interviews by Anna Li.
"It's a double-edged sword. I'm not too happy that Google will get that space because it's giving more power to corporate companies. But if a company is coming forward to look into environmental issues, that's good too."
Seema Bhattiprolu, Mountain View
"I think it's great that Google is potentially going to step up and do something about it with their rather sizeable resources."
Daniel Vucurevich, Mountain View
"I think it would be great to get the hangar restored as long as it doesn't eliminate the other uses for it."
John Brocknay, San Jose
"If NASA is profiting and there is a better future with the funds, then why not?"
Indrani Davaluri, Washington, D.C.
"I think the building should be preserved. If Google is willing to pay for it, then I would probably be in favor of it."
Cornelia Shonkwiler, Mountain View