I expect the commercial crew vehicles will be a lot safer than the Shuttle but that’s not saying much, unfortunately: Why space taxis might be safer than NASA’s shuttle – New Scientist. === Glad to see that the author of this piece, Brian Palmer, is up on the advantages of in-space assembly for a Mars mission: NASA ponders a home away from home. Far away from home. – Washington Post.
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