|ATLANTIQUE of COMPAGNIE de NAVIGATION SUD-ATLANTIQUE, interior an ART DÉCO masterpiece, but exterior utterly ultra-conservative - painted by © Eugenio Errea|
Elon Musk wants to use SpaceX rockets to travel anywhere on Earth
Ocean liners were our first attempt at transporting people across the ocean on an on-demand basis. Then came flying boats and now we have jet airliners. You may heard about Elon Musk's idea to use ICBM's to transport people around the world. Crazy, but I suppose it could happen, right? I mean a hundred years ago who wooda thunk a week's wages could get you across the ocean in a day? Okay, a previous incarnation of Elon Musk probably thought it.
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* right now there are about a million people in the air.
Part 1 here, and while these two parts might not seem related, this is what I was thinging about when I wrote that.