REAL STORIES
BY REAL PEOPLE Search
Friday, December 15, 2017

1 results for 'space jump'

Red Bull, Baumgartner, NASA publicity jump

By darinlhammond, published on Oct 20, 2012

I understand that crossing certain boundaries opens our human experience to new possibilities. However, boundary crossings have both costs and rewards. I see the value in, perhaps, rescuing an astronaut from space, but I question the underlying assumption that this should be a priority in the face of other important agenda items. Even if you value space flight, what is gained with this stunt if we don't even have a shuttle program to actively get people up there? At any rate, I question the likelihood that such a rescue would be a priority.I also question the motive behind the Red Bull movie.... (more)

Tags: nasa, space, baumgartner, red bull, space jump

« previous next »


x