Up until recent years, the momentum associated with space exploration has more or less fizzled. While it would seem that rapid innovation is occurring in every other technology field worldwide, the hardware and business models used in space exploration have remained static aside from small, incremental improvements.

It is mind boggling that the last time humans walked on the moon was over 40 years ago.

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Space Exploration Taking Off From Infinity To Beyond

Space Exploration Infographic

Infographic source: Kapitall