Recorded: 5 January 2018
Released: 6 January 2018
Duration: 97 minutes, 44 seconds
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Erratum: the 2017 Federal Budget is 4.1 Trillion dollars.
Host Paul Carr is joined by panelists Adam Smith, Nick Nielsen, Patrick Festa, and Buck Field to talk about the human return to the moon. It seems to boil down to: yes,, but who's going to pay for it? Maybe the Chinese? Maybe American or Asian billionaires? Somehow this drifts into discussion of flat Earthers and joke cults.
|Artist's conception of lunar colony|
Space Launch System
Thiel: Google has $50B, doesn't innovate or the longer version: 2012 - Eric Schmidt and Peter Thiel - Debate
The Largest Companies by Market Cap
Lava tubes as hidden sites for future human habitats on the Moon and Mars
Lunar lava tube
Budget of NASA
Ross and Carrie Traverse Flat Earth
Ross and Carrie Go Raelian
Church of the Subgenius
North Texas Church of Freethought
CreditsHost and Producer: Paul Carr
Music: DJ Spooky
Hardware: Shure, ProArt, Focusrite, Apple, Audio Technica,Tascam
Postproduction: Auphonic Desktop Application
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