SPACE: rumors

From: Brian D Williams (
Date: Thu Jun 22 2000 - 08:30:16 MDT

From: Harvey Newstrom <>

>Woohoo! Mars, here I come!

>Water = Hydrogen and Oxygen. Fuel to burn, water to drink, oxygen
>to breath. Most of our supplies are already there.

>Could this be why there was so much interest in finding water/ice
>on the moon, and now looking for it on Mars? Was this a
>deliberate search for resources to revive the Space Program? Is
>a manned-Mars mission the next item on the political agenda?

>Is this why NASA briefed the White House first? Will Al Gore
>promise to put a person on Mars in this decade? Will Republicans
>fight the idea? Will this be the next issue for Presidential

>(Last one on Mars is an *EARTHLING*....!)

Al Gore is on record as being against a manned Mars mission.

Of course:

Q. "How long does it take for one to change everything one has ever
believed in."

Politician: " Oh, at least 48 hours, the paperworks incredible!"


Extropy Institute,
Adler Planetarium
Life Extension Foundation,
National Rifle Association,, 1.800.672.3888
Mars Society,
Ameritech Data Center Chicago, IL, Local 134 I.B.E.W

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