Musk’s moon trip ‘tourists’ should be praised as pioneers
Off the beaten trackSpaceX It is easy to write off private astronauts as “space tourists”, wealthy yahoos wasting their money for a pinnacle life experience. But that would be wrong. As I wrote in my book Explore/Create, most of us who have paid to fly into orbit have been part of the commercial space industry since its inception, and have been helping...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark