The unpaid rite of passage known as the internship has evolved under pressure and lawsuits, and now many organizations pay all interns for their work. The U.S. Senate will soon follow suit.
It’s far, it’s expensive, and some people don’t see any reason to go. The moon? Yes, but we’ve been there already. We’re aiming for the Red Planet: Mars. Kojo and his guests explore the philosophical, practical and political challenges of sending a manned spacecraft to Mars.
- David Mindell Professor of history and engineering systems at M.I.T., author of the book "Digital Apollo: Human and Machine in Spaceflight"
- Susan Hassler Editor in Chief, IEEE Spectrum
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