Another technical success for NASA. I admit I was dubious of the complex landing system employed, but now that we know it works, I can see it used in many applications here on earth.
I just want to remind the nonbelievers that every dollar invested in NASA returns $26 dollars in return as the ideas circulate and create new technologies and applications.
Just a thought.
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