Grizzled TechCrunch reporter Matt Burns was on web site at yesterday’s huge Blue Origin reveal, however in case you’re studying this proper now, odds are you weren’t. It was a small gathering, and Jeff Bezos, who tends to be pretty secret for such a public billionaire, opted to not reside stream the pretty intimate press convention.
The complete occasion is now on-line, nonetheless. You possibly can test that out proper right here:
The TLDW of all of it’s that, effectively, Earth f*****g guidelines, man. It’s completely one of the best planet within the photo voltaic system, no less than as far as sustaining life is worried. As such, we’re going to be depending on this little blue marble for an extended whereas, at the same time as human inhabitants and power consumption push its sources to the brink.
Bezos unveiled some fairly sci-fi sounding plans for off-world industries. Within the meantime, nonetheless, Blue Origin says it will probably assist the U.S. get again to the moon, with assist from its new Blue Moon lunar lander. Bezos says the corporate can ship the hardware to NASA by 2024.