. . .and by “astronaut” we mean “beer can”, and by “space” we mean “up over the garage, perhaps into the backyard”.

Mexico’s congress this week voted by a huge majority to create a new national space agency which could someday launch rockets from the Yucatan peninsula. Read More. The only real catch here is that they’ve only funded it with $800K. Don’t know about you, but I think I’ll be sitting out that first trip to the moon.