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Submission + - Moon Base Supporters Struggle to Justify the Project ->

MarkWhittington writes: "Newt Gingrich's speech in Florida when he proposed the now much maligned and much debated upon lunar base did not actually articulate the reasons for creating such a facility, aside from the vague notion that it would be an expression of American greatness.

The question of why spend money to create a lunar base is not a frivolous one, considering the reaction Gingrich's proposal has gotten. It is a question that has been a struggle for proponents to articulate clearly.

Continue reading on Examiner.com Moon Base Supporters Struggle to Justify the Project — Houston Space news | Examiner.com http://www.examiner.com/space-news-in-houston/moon-base-supporters-struggle-to-justify-the-project#ixzz1mM2gfIFR"

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