Rand Simberg

Rand Simberg is an aerospace engineer and policy analyst, and the author of Safe Is Not an Option: Overcoming the Futile Obsession with ‘Getting Everyone Back Alive’ That Is Killing Our Expansion into Space (Interglobal Media, 2013).

Simberg’s blog, Transterrestrial Musings, can be found at www.transterrestrial.com.

You can follow Simberg on Twitter: @Simberg_Space and @SafeNotAnOption.

In The New Atlantis

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In Defense of Daring

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