So guys, GWB did indeed cancel the “shuttle” program BUT was replacing it with the “Constellation” program that program was to keep the US involved in space exploration in a manner that would foster scientific advancement and had a goal of being able to stay longer on the Lunar surface and eventually reach for Mars. It was the correct way to go. The Moon is the right place to stage further space exploration from. BHO, however, thinks that NASA is best used to reach out to Muslim nations or to not exist at all. So……..