Space News Roundup – February 24, 2017

by Edward Ellegood Florida Space Development Council February 24, 2017   SpaceX Launches From NASA's Historic Moon Pad, Lands Nearby NASA's historic moonshot pad is back in business. A SpaceX Falcon rocket blasted off Sunday morning from Kennedy Space Center's...

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Trump FDA Chief Could Disrupt Biotech/Pharma Investing

by Patrick Cox February 15, 2017 It’s apt that President Trump is the oldest elected president in US history. Nothing better defines the biggest problem of our era… the aging of society. Trump’s age doesn’t seem to be much of a problem for him. At 70, his schedule and...

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Something Rotten in the State of Russia?

by George Friedman and Jacob L. Shapiro February 15, 2017 In our forecast for 2017, we wrote the following: “In hindsight, the coming year will be an inflection point in the long-term destabilization of Russia that we predict will reach a boiling point by 2040.” This...

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The Great Hole of China

by Ambrose Evans-Pritchard February 10, 2017 China’s central bank is running out of ways to stem capital flight and faces a near impossible task trying to manage the fall-out from extreme credit growth, two of Asia’s most influential banks have warned. “Defense of the...

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Space News Roundup – February 8, 2017

by Edward Ellegood Florida Space Development Council February 8, 2017   Moon Express: The Legal Dimension of Private Companies Mining the Moon Earlier this week Moon Express co-founder Naveen Jain said the company plans to land on the Moon this year, with a view...

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