Burt Rutan:
Burt Rutan prédit l'avenir du spatial

TED2006 · 19:37 · Filmed Feb 2006
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Dans sa présentation passionnée, Burt Rutan, le légendaire designer de vaisseaux spatiaux, fustige le programme spatial financé par le gouvernement américain à cause de son immobilisme et en appelle aux entrepreneurs afin de reprendre le flambeau là où la NASA l'a laissé.

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In 2004, legendary spacecraft designer Burt Rutan won the $10M Ansari X-Prize for SpaceShipOne, the first privately funded craft to enter space twice in a two-week period. He's now collaborating with Virgin Galactic to build the first rocketship for space tourism. Full bio
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