A reality check for private enterprise in space?

Leading astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson doesn’t think private enterprise has the mettle to shape the future of space space exploration.

“It’s not possible. Space is dangerous. It’s expensive. There are unquantified risks,” Neil deGrasse Tyson tells us. “Combine all of those under one umbrella; you cannot establish a free market capitalization of that enterprise.”

Source: http://www.businessinsider.com/neil-degrasse-tyson-elon-musk-spacex-2013-8

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