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Prince William Slams Space Travel & the 'World's Greatest Brains' Pursuing It

Prince William Slams Space Travel & the 'World's Greatest Brains' Pursuing It

Prince William does not seem happy with the billionaires who are pursuing space travel these days.

Jeff Bezos, for example, the billionaire founder of Amazon, went to space himself with his company, Blue Origin.

Click inside to read what Prince William said…

“We need some of the world’s greatest brains and minds fixed on trying to repair this planet, not trying to find the next place to go and live,” Prince William said while being interviewed by the BBC. “I think that ultimately is what sold it for me – that really is quite crucial to be focusing on this [planet] rather than giving up and heading out into space to try and think of solutions for the future.”

Bezos himself has responded to criticism that he’s using his money to explore space and not help Earth.

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