The END of NASA (and the END of ghostNASA too) ... read more

The Red Shuttle ... read more

Why the suborbital space tourism is TOO DANGEROUS ... read more

Why the $200 billion ISS could DIE soon (and HOW to avoid it) ... read more

Black Holes in our Solar System? ... read more

My solution for Gulf of Mexico oil spill ... read more

The "exciting" new NASA plan ... read more

Launch the Soyuz from KSC ... read more

Houston, You Have A Problem ... read more

It's NOT a Blue Origin idea! ... read more

Some Random Mistakes ... read more

My Second Goal ... read more

Why the Constellation's supporters have lost their minds ... read more

The pathetic decline of the glorious american space agency ... read more

A comparison between Space Shuttle and "commercial space" ... read more

Give me a free Space Shuttle! ... read more

The design change that could save the Ares-1 ... read more

Why the Ares-1 is already DEAD ... read more

Why the Ares 1-X test ISN'T a true success ... read more

HSF Committee Report: "treatment" much worse than "disease" ... read more

Why create NOW the .Space .Moon .Mars top-level domains ... read more

How to build now a low costs Space Station with artificial gravity ... read more

Augustine Commission's "decisions machine" picture leaked ... read more

The strange story of the Augustine Commission... read more

What you can do with the $35 billion Ares-1 "price" ... read more

The $5000 idea that can save SEVEN astronauts ... read more

Why China will WIN the new ("commercial") Moon-race ... read more

More about the Human Space Flight Committee ... read more

Yes, We Can go to Mars! ... read more

Look better !!!  Direct is ONLY a slightly RESIZED Ares-5 !!! ... read more

My suggestions for the Human Space Flight Plans Committee ... read more

    #01:  make a Space program on which people can dream about ... GO

    #02:  don't have "fear" to adopt new ideas and innovative design ... GO

    #03:  throw away NOW in the garbage the 5 and 5.5 segments SRBs ... GO

    #04:  put the spacecrafts and spaceflights SAFETY as FIRST concern ... GO

    #05:  don't throw away the Shuttle's technology and know-how ... GO

    #06:  don't dismantle or modify or upgrade the Shuttle's launch pads ... GO

    #07:  scrap NOW the Ares-1 and Ares-5 before it's TOO LATE for ESAS ... GO

    #08:  resize the Orion to 4.5 meters and its crew to three astronauts ... GO

    #09:  absolutely avoid to adopt (for now) any kind of orbital refuel ... GO

    #10:  absolutely don't adopt the SERIOUSLY FLAWED "Direct" concept ... GO

    #11:  don't launch the Ares 1-X from KSC but from a DESERT place ... GO

YOU (yes, you!) can SAVE up to ELEVEN astronauts' lives! ... read more

Was Mike Griffin the NASA's Gorbachev? And what he'll do now? ... read more

The INCREDIBLE WASTE of NASA's money ... read more

Odyssey Moon WINS the Odyssey Moon Lunar X Prize ... read more

TWO good solutions for the Ares-1 liftoff-drift issue ... read more

STOP the Hubble Servicing Mission 4 now!!! ... read more

Space Solar Power hoax/illusion DEBUNKED ... read more

Amazing images and animations of the russian ACTS ... read more

First Look at the European Lunar Exploration Architecture ... read more

Breaking News: IT RAINS ON MARS!!! ... read more

The 15 m. fairing/2nd stage/EDS Ares 33 ... read more

The TRUE story of "Direct" ... read more

First Look at the 10 m. fairing + 3 standard SRBs Ares 5+ ... read more

Warning! Incredibly POOR lunar cargo! ... read more

Orion's precision LAKE landing at KSC ... read more

The Orion's "Eiffel Tower" LAS ... read more

Another "developed internally..." idea from NASA ... read more

Apple i NASA ... read more

Better, safer, smarter, cheaper, simpler, lighter, shorter Ares-1 ... read more

A really BAD "T-Booth" Altair design ... read more

From Yahoo to Space ... read more

Ares-1 will be the first "dead-weight launcher" ... read more

The [possible] solution for Ares-1 "vibrations" ... read more

An aborted Ares-1 launch may KILL dozens persons ... read more

What's wrong in COTS ... read more

The underside-LAS-like NASA "MLAS" ... read more

Why the 5-segments SRB is a NONSENSE ... read more

Ares-1 second stage MYSTERY ... read more

ESAS moon missions' architecture CHANGED ... read more

Space.com and uplink.space.com HACKED ... read more

Many Moons around the Earth ... read more

Asteroids as Deep Space Probes ... read more

The Ares-1 can't fly ... read more

Boeing's "original" Space Gas Station ... read more

Lunar Lakes ... read more

And the winner is... China! ... read more

Hey Google, the Moonrovers Prize was MY idea!!! ... read more

SALT propellent solid rockets? ... read more

J-2Y engine for the Ares-I ... read more

Why the "Face on Mars" wasn't made by Aliens ... read more

NASA puts a TOMBSTONE on ALL "alternative" ESAS rockets ... read more

How CRAZY and ABSURD the Lunar Helium-3 mining is? ... read more

Three rules for the "NewSpace" industry ... read more

My new Blog ... read more


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TURN 180 the current strategy   Orion contract assignation   STANDARDIZE the docking system
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     my Articles about Space     
Lunar Lakes
A solution for all Ares-I problems: the J-2Y engine   EASY ways to CUT the Orion's weight
BigelowOrion version TWO   ESAS + COTS + AresX moon missions
BIG risks of the Orion's "butterfly" solar panels   Ares-I could be completely unnecessary!
Possible an Orioncopter ?   Ares-F - The French Ares-I
A new Ares-I design   The VERY dangerous Orion's TPS   The underside LAS
How to design a lighter Orion   The "Marano's Law" of Private Space Industry
Multipurpose Orbital Rescue Vehicle   The BigelowOrion   The SAFE Space Shuttle
CorkScrew Orion or SwissKnife Orion?   The GIANT mistake of the Orion's SM
EggCEV - The "bell-shaped" Orion   Why the 5-segments SRB can't work
Launch the CEV with Ariane5   SAVE the astronauts' LIFE with the LSS
VISUAL "Shuttle to Capsule" comparison   Europe on the Moon with the ArianeX
The "3+3 engines" Super SLV   Single Launch Vehicle NOW
Great part of the VSE moon missions may fail   CEV from the Moon animation
3-D Space Shuttle and Space images   Why to-day's NASA is so slow?
The LSAM+Shenzhou "cheap" alternative   Moonrovers Prize Competition
VME - Vision for Moonrovers Exploration   The CREWLESS Space Shuttle
 

 




















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