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Should manned expeditions be sent to outer space?

Are manned missions economically viable or is it more effective to focus on less expensive drone missions?
Science , Society , Technology

No the complexity is too high

The cost and current obstacle are too high to envision manned expeditions

It is not economically viable

It is difficult to think of a economic return with respect to drone expedition Explore

Still too many issues to be addressed

There are too many issues to be addressed from the technical & psichological issues Explore

No it is too dangerous

The risks of a manned expedition are too high to make it viable

Effect of a long term exposure to radiation

Astronauts will not likely be protected neither in the voyager neither in the trip nor in the permanence on a planet Explore

Psychological impact

A return voyage to an external planet will likely require several years in a small vessel Explore

Probability of a failure is too high

A vast number of drone expeditions failed with the destruction of the spacecraft Explore

Yes it is worth it

Manned expeditions even more costly provide an advantage towards a completely drone missions

The psycological impact of "being there"

Even if a drone mission can accomplish same targets, the fact of having a real astronauts is important Explore

Make mankind a multi-planet species

An Extinction Level Event on Earth will not mean the end of mankind Explore
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