I’m a big dummy, so I thought that “100 km” number was just pulled out of thin air by scientists.
There is not a clear case where premium gasoline is beneficial from a cost perspective. In most cases, the extra cost of premium over regular does not result in a positive return on investment (lower cost to drive a given distance). However, there are instances – and they vary widely by vehicle type and model – where… Read more
Considering that movie was a war zone and had rocket launching thugs. I’d say you either haven’t been to Detroit or even know what the real Detroit is.
I’m skeptical personally. Let’s not forget that both SpaceX and Orbital Sciences started their businesses with the intent of filling the same niche Rocket Labs is trying to fill and they each abandoned it because they couldn’t get costs lower than (or anywhere close to) what it currently costs for small sats to just… Read more
It’ll be interesting to see how this plays out. At $5mil for 500 lbs, the $/lb is almost an order of magnitude higher than the Falcon 9. So the only way this launcher will be economically feasible is if they can pull in business purely due to the desperate need for a dedicated small satellite launcher. Read more
In the 7 years since I quit my job, I haven’t earned in total what I made in just one year as a banker... And being an investment banker isn’t easy. It took a ton of work to get there. Like 15 or 20 years. I loved the cash. It took a lot to walk away from to play with cars. But yeah these are all good problems to… Read more
Do people understand how AC works? Where does the hot air go?