Argument: Space programs have relatively small budgets relative to GDP

Issue Report: Funding for space exploration


“Space exploration is not a waste of money”. Science Ray. Sep. 30th, 2007 – “Space exploration is not a waste of money. In fact, USA spends only 1% of the budget on space exploration. If it was not spent, instead of a poor person getting a dollar, he would get a dollar and 3 cents. Does this make that much of a difference?”