Private Funds Are An Old Tradition in U.S. Space Exploration

Credit: Yale University Press
Jeff Bezos has an expensive enthusiasm, and plenty of money to finance it. To bankroll Blue Origin, the Amazon founder says he just sells $1 billion worth of Amazon stock a year. His personal reusable space launch enterprise is “doing fine” with that business plan, according to Bezos, whose...

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