Ep 30: Elon Musk and Mars

Carol discusses her recent trip to Guadalajara Mexico and her attendance at the 2016 International Astronautical Congress. Carol and Tony discuss commercial efforts to get us into space, including SpaceX, Virgin Galactic and Blue Origin.

Published by Tony Darnell on 24th Oct, 2016

This week Carol and Tony ponder whether Elon Musk is the right guy for the job when it comes to leading an effort to Mars. Does he pay proper attention to safety when trying risky endeavors, like getting into space or going to Mars?

Carol provides some great insight into what it was like to attend the meeting and the speech along with other things that were going on at the 2016 Meeting of the International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara Mexico.

Here are the links mentioned in the podcast:
IAC 2016:
https://www.iac2016.org/

Article referenced by Carol:
http://www.thespacereview.com/article/3075/1

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