A thrilling era of space exploration has begun, fueled by the potential for tourism among the stars, the ingenuity of private industry, and the ambitions of a few billionaires (including one Wharton alumnus you may have heard about).
Astronaut Garrett Reisman ENG90 W90 talks about his remarkable journey from Wharton to outer space, working with Elon Musk, and his newest adventure—professor of aeronautical engineering.
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As a college student, Elon Musk pledged that he would make an impact on the Internet, on the environment and in space. Fifteen years later, he remains as committed as ever to those same goals.
SpaceX, helmed by Wharton grad Elon Musk, C’97, W’97, is at the center of the Obama administration’s controversial efforts to transfer some of NASA’s traditional duties to private companies.
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