So NASA is going back to capsule-based space vehicles. After several successful tests, production has been going forward as planned. Having to rely on a foreign nation's rockets to get to-from our shared space station is ridiculous. Here's to American ingenuity and using the patriot feelings of this weekend for good.
Source -> http://gizmodo.com/5839039/this-is-the-first-american-spaceship-that-will-go-to-space-after-the-shuttle
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