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George Whitesides Quotes

We've constructed what we consider a micron-scale analog of an ox, ... These are 'micro-oxen,' a micro-scale beast of burden.
George Whitesides
#Beast

We now have an opportunity for our generation to make our mark on human history. Our parents and grandparents took us to the Moon the first time. Now it's time for us to go back to the Moon to stay, and then head straight for Mars.
George Whitesides
#Grandparents

For the first time in 3-1/2 decades, the federal government plans to leave low-Earth orbit. That's a major shift.
George Whitesides
#Earth

All eyes are on Elon. A successful flight would be a critical milestone.
George Whitesides
#Eyes

This is clearly a transition moment for the world of space.
George Whitesides
#Space

As such, it represents that transition in space today. The next phase of space development will see the intermingling of these two trends.
George Whitesides
#Space

Shana is a decisive leader who will bring key policy and political skills to the front office of NASA. With strong relationships within the commercial, science, academic and policy arenas, she will play a key role in the next stage of the Vision for Space Exploration.
George Whitesides
#Office