SSI President Gary Hudson sends you this link.
Note these words:
“According to one of the paper’s authors, it would be unwise to spend billions of dollars to set up a space settlement only to see it fail, because even with all other the systems in place, you need gravity.”
Or as Mr. Hudson very famously, and very succinctly, keeps pushing for you to help get it to the top of more minds:
“We can look at all of the other issues – radiation, thermal, even being at the bottom of a gravity well – we have the technology to solve each and every one of those issues but one. And that is: Gravity.”
Why it is important: