Polls Archive

Virgin Galactic is expected to announce its 700th and 701st ticket holders this week. Whom do you think they will be?

  • None of the above (69%, 40 Votes)
  • Actresses Tiny Fey and Amy Poehler (14%, 8 Votes)
  • Googe founders Larry Page and Sergei Brin (9%, 5 Votes)
  • NBC talk show hosts Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers (5%, 3 Votes)
  • NBC's TODAY Show hosts Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie (3%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 58

Start Date: March 2, 2014 @ 10:20 am
End Date: No Expiry

Do you agree George Nield that the "learning period" for commercial spaceflight should be allowed to expire in 2015?

  • No, too much early regulation will kill the industry (87%, 141 Votes)
  • Yes, the industry needs regulation (13%, 22 Votes)

Total Voters: 163

Start Date: February 7, 2014 @ 3:26 pm
End Date: No Expiry

If money were no object, would you fly on Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo or XCOR's Lynx?

  • Both (39%, 82 Votes)
  • Lynx (29%, 61 Votes)
  • SpaceShipTwo (25%, 54 Votes)
  • Neither (7%, 15 Votes)

Total Voters: 212

Start Date: January 25, 2014 @ 6:21 pm
End Date: No Expiry

If you were going to rename NASA Ames, which fictional space captain would you name it after?

  • James T. Kirk (36%, 60 Votes)
  • Zapp Brannigan (22%, 38 Votes)
  • Jean Luc Picard (22%, 37 Votes)
  • Mal Reynolds (16%, 27 Votes)
  • Kathryn Janeway (4%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 169

Start Date: January 15, 2014 @ 9:57 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Will XCOR fly the Lynx Mark I in 2014?

  • Not Likely (39%, 56 Votes)
  • Possibly (26%, 38 Votes)
  • Probably (13%, 18 Votes)
  • Not a Chance (11%, 16 Votes)
  • Absolutely (11%, 16 Votes)

Total Voters: 144

Start Date: January 3, 2014 @ 9:51 am
End Date: No Expiry