- Canada is looking to build and launch their own rocket. To be honest, I understand their desire to reach an important space milestone, but I think they would be better served by building the infrastructure for launches and buying launches from private companies, such as Boeing and SpaceX. Of course ITAR is always an issue...
- NASA's Mars rover Spirit is still not talking.
- Some band I've never heard of wants to play in space aboard Virgin Galactic.
- NPR has a roundup of NASA's plans for manned space.
1. space beyond the atmosphere of the earth.
prag·ma·tism (prgm-tzm) n. A way of approaching situations or solving problems that emphasizes practical applications and consequences.