Originally Posted by windu6
You know Dagobahn if people keep having that kind pessimistic belief, like you do about any kind of breakthrough technology, many coming future generations(as you see it) would die without seeing this possible hyperdrive technology realize.
He wasn't being pessimistic, he was just being realistic.
We just got to the moon less than 40 years ago...so, let's start with Mars, shall we?
Also, while space exploration is interesting, I don't see why it should be a top priority. We have enough problems to work on here that I believe are much more important and there is still a lot to learn about our own planet.