The company, known for safer gentler products, disputes the findings.
NASA's successful launch of the Orion spacecraft was an important step, but it is only like dipping a toe in the cosmic ocean. In fact, the future of U.S. space leadership is being starved by lack of funding. Continued neglect will harm our national security, and our economy.
In the midst of a series of technical glitches that delayed the planned launch of the Orion capsule by a Delta IV rocket on Thursday, NASA Administrator Charles Bolden is reported to have told NBC News, "We're now on the way to Mars, and that's what's most important." Uh, no.
Repeat after me... Z-vez-da? Remember that word, because you'll be hearing it a lot over the next few months, and probably years.
"This new, heavy-lift rocket will be America's most powerful since the Saturn V rockets that carried Apollo astronauts to