All aboard for an asteroid-impact simulation
A short time before his two-year anniversary in the White House, former American president Donald Trump proudly announced the creation of his country’s first new “armed service” since 1947 through the establishment of the US Space Force.
With everything else that was taking place during those “crazy hazy days” under Donald the landmark event went pretty much unheralded globally but it must rank as one of the most significant acts of his entire term in office.
“Space is the world’s newest warfighting domain,” Trump said when it was announced during the run-up to Christmas 2019. “Amid grave threats to our national security, American superiority in space is absolutely vital. We’re leading, but we’re not leading by enough, and very shortly, we’ll be leading by a lot”... FULL STORY