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spaceflight of manned vehicles.
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We have no way of defending ourselves against extraterrestrials that are capable of
at this point of our development.
It would also allow us to develop the foundation for
has become almost as common as driving.
Of course, that would require the guts to actually use nuclear power for
But nothing in
is easy, and touching down on an asteroid might be a sight more complicated than a simple rendezvous.
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not only fun but productive.
The idea is to see if ancient life could have survived
to migrate between the planets on meteoroids.
He didn't really care about robots or
, though they sometimes turn up in his stories.
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