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This 1949 Science Fiction Novel by a Legendary Rocket Designer Names the Leader of Martian Civilization as “Elon”

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This 1949 Science Fiction Novel by a Legendary Rocket Designer Names the Leader of Martian Civilization as “Elon”

In recent years entrepreneur Elon Musk has put himself at the forefront of the emerging commercial space industry with his company SpaceX enjoying multiple orbital rocket launch successes (as well as the development of their self-returning, reusable rocket systems). Just last year Musk dreamt big when discussing the future of space travel, saying it was his goal to see a million people living on Mars within 50 years. But with a population that large, the logistics and planning wouldn’t just involve space travel, but would also have to take into consideration a variety of social, economic and political factors. For...

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