Tag: Felix Baumgartner

Why? Because we can — maybe.

Wednesday, 17 October, 2012 0 Comments

“Space exploration? Send a robot. Deep-sea exploration? Send a robot. Killing people on the Afghan-Pakistan border? Send a drone. This is linked to the question of risk, since the main part of what makes experiments with humans expensive is the need to keep them alive.” So wrote John Lanchester in the London Review of Books […]

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