Hey, I’m at the SpaceX launch!
I’m going to see the launch of the SpaceX Dragon! History is complete with men and women of an “easy comfort” (i.e., loaded) who became patrons to the arts and sciences. In some cases themselves becoming skilled practitioners in their own right. Galileo owed his livelihood to funding from the Medici family; Tycho, the Danish court; Copernicus, the wealthy Watzenrode family of the Polish town, Torun’. Lick Observatory above San Jose, California,...Read More