Space needs men (and women)

Robots, alone, no matter how perfectly programmed, will never do:

"The station’s cost and complexity dwarfs any other international technical project in history. But such machines, built by people, are imperfect, and now and then, they will break down. To make the station work, we’ll need capable people on the spot. No robot we can build can cope with the complexity of what we’ve already built, what we’re now attempting in orbit."

0 responses to “Space needs men (and women)

  1. It may be a good outlet for the next generation of youngsters who will not be able to get into jets because of these new-fangled UAVs.

  2. That’s a good insight. Competition from the Japanese, Chinese and Indians also will help.

  3. That’s a good insight. Competition from the Japanese, Chinese and Indians also will help.