Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Elon Musk
Elon Musk
The massive thing that can be done is to make sure your incentive structure is such:
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Elon Musk
That innovation is rewarded, and lack of innovation is punished.
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Elon Musk
There's gotta be a carrot and a stick.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Elon Musk
Elon Musk
The whole purpose of SpaceX is to help make life multi-planetary.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
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Elon Musk
It'll be increasingly important for the US to use what I think is its greatest attribute, invention.
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Elon Musk
To create space technology that is the best in the world.
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Elon Musk
In fact, if the US does not use breakthrough innovation, it will fall behind.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Elon Musk
Elon Musk
The solution is both local power generation and utility power generation. It's not one or the other.
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Created by doublezeta 2 months ago for
Elon Musk
Elon Musk
Your phone is already an extension of you. You’re already a cyborg.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Elon Musk
Elon Musk
Fundamentally, we want to inspire kids to say that one day they will wear that uniform!
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Elon Musk
They want to wear that space suit, and get them fired up!
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Elon Musk
Like "Yeah, I want to be an astronaut, I want to work on aerospace engineering."
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Elon Musk
What today is about is reigniting the dream of space!
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Elon Musk
Elon Musk
If a car crashes 1 in a 1000 times, you're probably still not going to be comfortable falling asleep
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Elon Musk
You shouldn't be certainly. It's never going to be perfect. 
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Elon Musk
But if the car only crashes once in a thousand life times, people will probably think that's ok.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
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Elon Musk
We've got a pet snail called Gary, like from Spongebob Squarepants.
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Elon Musk
Gary is currently capable of going 14 times faster than a tunnel-boring machine.
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Elon Musk
We want to beat Gary!
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Created by Truthseeker 2 months ago for
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Elon Musk
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Elon Musk
Elon Musk
It's actually very important to retire old code bases, and not just maintain them forever.
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Elon Musk
The difficulty of maintaining them becomes extremely high, eventually you gotta redo the code base.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
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Elon Musk
Failure must be an option. If it's not, it's going to result in extremely conservative choices.
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Elon Musk
Then you may get something worse than lack of innovation, things may go backwards.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
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Elon Musk
If somebody told me in 2002 that I'd be standing here with NASA, meeting the astronauts,
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and that we've got a rocket and spacecraft on pad 39A, best pad in the world,
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Elon Musk
I would have thought "Man, I don't know what you're smoking"
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
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Elon Musk
The challenge with flying cars is that they'll be quite noisy, the wind force generated will be high
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Elon Musk
Let's just say that if something's flying over your head, a whole bunch of cars all over the place,
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Elon Musk
well that's not an anxiety-reducing situation!
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
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Elon Musk
One of the most soul-destroying things is traffic.
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Elon Musk
It affects people in every part of the world. It takes away so much of your life.
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Elon Musk
It's horrible!
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
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Elon Musk
Besides a fully rapidly reusable rocket you need to also have orbital refilling.
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Elon Musk
That's fundamental.
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