STAFF NEWS & ANALYSIS
NASA and Nuclear Activities: More Scrutiny Needed
By Daily Bell Staff – May 25, 2016
Russia has no plans to deliver US astronauts to ISS after 2018 — US wants ISS program extended through to 2024 — Russia has no intention of concluding more contracts for delivering US astronauts to the International Space Station after 2018, the deputy chief of the state-run corporation Roscosmos, Sergey Saveliev, has told the media.
Maybe the Russians don’t want to participate anymore because NASA is engaged in too much space-station fakery.
Or maybe there are other issues such as increased US military activity around Russia. Chances are we will never know.
In the modern age, high-tech government programs are almost immune from serious scrutiny.
Governments issue press releases on their accomplishments and reporters and editors dutifully rewrite those releases and publish them.
China’s space program was…