NASA Chief: Next Frontier Better Relations With Muslim World

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    NASA Administrator Charles Bolden said in a recent interview that his "foremost" mission as the head of America's space exploration agency is to improve relations with the Muslim world.

    Though international diplomacy would seem well outside NASA's orbit, Bolden said in an interview with Al Jazeera that strengthening those ties was among the top tasks President Obama assigned him. He said better interaction with the Muslim world would ultimately advance space travel.

    "When I became the NASA administrator -- or before I became the NASA administrator -- he charged me with three things. One was he wanted me to help re-inspire children to want to get into science and math, he wanted me to expand our international relationships, and third, and perhaps foremost, he wanted me to find a way to reach out to the Muslim world and engage much more with dominantly Muslim nations to help them feel good about their historic contribution to science ... and math and engineering," Bolden said in the interview.

    Much more: FOXNews.com - NASA Chief: Next Frontier Better Relations With Muslim World
     
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    Wait a minute....

    Last month NASA was all about gullible warming as its next mission.

    Man, the desperation to keep up the NASA bureaucracy propped up, under the shadow of the final shuttle missions, is getting fierce! :lol:
     
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    So maybe NASA's mission is to control Global Warming in Muslin nations?
     
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    Where does anyone get the crazy notion that Obama is a Muslim Marxist Ideologue?
     
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    Beats me....:lol:
     
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    It's pathetic; here's what Charles Krauthammer had to say on the July 5th broadcast of Fox News Channel's "Special Report with Bret Baier:"
    As usual right on point:

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zin9RkGsXrY&feature=player_embedded]YouTube - Krauthammer Bashes Obama's Infantile NASA Muslim Outreach Program[/ame]

    From Bolden:
    "When I became the NASA administrator -- or before I became the NASA administrator - [Obama] charged me with three things," Bolden said. "One was he wanted me to help re-inspire children to want to get into science and math, he wanted me to expand our international relationships, and third, and perhaps foremost, he wanted me to find a way to reach out to the Muslim world and engage much more with dominantly Muslim nations to help them feel good about their historic contribution to science ... and math and engineering."



    Read more: Krauthammer Rips NASA Chief for Declaration to Improve Relations with Muslim World | NewsBusters.org
     
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