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That’s what the first European colonists were doing here on the shores of North America — hell, that’s what the Native Americans’ ancestors were doing when they crossed the Bearing Straits 25,000 years ago.
During the great ages of exploration there were certainly a number of expeditions and colonization attempts that were sponsored by governments, and certainly countries such as Spain sponsored purely governmental efforts when it came to treasure and land in the new world, but the vast majority of expeditions were commercial enterprises and so it wasn’t a stretch at all for the futurists of the 1950’s and 60’s to expect space exploration to follow the same model.
And it does not necessarily follow that the Soviet Union could do much better. The book tells the story of a young welder, Jim Stanley, and the construction of the first space station — the first step on mankind’s journey to the stars.This is not necessarily a bad thing in and of itself — depending entirely on what the objective is.The objectives of our space program are many and varied, but none of those objectives will ever lead to the kind of self sustaining commercial ventures visualized in the popular speculation of the Golden Age. Government cannot build a spaceship — at least not a very efficient one.Unfortunately (or not, depending), history rarely, if ever, repeats itself.For many reasons — much of which involves the paranoia of the Cold War — access to space became almost exclusively the domain of governments, and only a governments at that.