Town Square

Post a New Topic

Top space geeks flock to Mountain View

Original post made on May 7, 2009

The world's next generation of leaders in space exploration will assemble at NASA Ames this summer for, among other things, discussions about whether humans should settle in caves on Mars.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, May 7, 2009, 12:22 PM

Comments (3)

 +   Like this comment
Posted by curious
a resident of Cuesta Park
on May 7, 2009 at 3:28 pm

from their website: "Fees for the SSP 09 are 17,500."

Yeah. right.


 +   Like this comment
Posted by Johnny Robots
a resident of North Whisman
on May 7, 2009 at 6:43 pm

What are these technofetishist morons smoking? We'll all be lucky if we aren't settling in caves right here on Earth in the next decade. NASA is a welfare queen, let the venture capitalists fund it and get your soft money-counting hands off of my paycheck.


 +   Like this comment
Posted by Steve
a resident of Sylvan Park
on May 9, 2009 at 7:12 pm

Wow, it's scary that I'm living in the same city as "Johnny Robots". In fact, it's disturbing he's in the same country. Yikes.


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Cho's, beloved dim sum spot, to reopen in Los Altos
By Elena Kadvany | 8 comments | 5,445 views

Where DO The Elite Meet?
By Laura Stec | 3 comments | 2,686 views

Why I Became Active in Palo Alto Forward
By Steve Levy | 10 comments | 2,041 views

Early Decision Blues
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 1,401 views

With a Perspective....
By Ms. Jenson | 0 comments | 317 views