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Egg freezing has recently jumped from an expensive and rare medical procedure to a recognized backup plan for women pushing up against the biological cutoff for conception. But what exactly are you signing up for?
It still costs a fortune to lift crews and cargo into space. So until we get around to building that space elevator, NASA will just have to use this drone-towed, pilot-less, rocket-launching glider instead.
One problem that has been pointed out is that toxic wastewater is injected into wells that can leak and lubricate faults. We clearly need a better solution and that solution may involve satellite dishes.
It has not been built for consumers. There's no pink model; there will not be a thinner and lighter 2.0; and Nike is not sponsoring a limited edition line. There are no safety measures in place for rogue urinators.