Great. I'd plan on making my fortune by cashing in well stocked change jars. Then I would have bought a ticket. I was planning on 2020, but at 2010 prices, I'm probably locked out.
On the plus side, they probably won't have high speed wireless internet and continental breakfasts.
Pity. (via Hit&Run)
Still, it seems the future is, indeed, inflatable. Maybe Einstein was right after all, with this whole expanding stuff. (Though I disagree heartily with his Theory of Cultural Relativity).
Don't forget this piece about inflatable lunar modules:
Space Age Joke: "Is that a solar colonization plan in your pocket or are you just happy to see me?"