has yet to reach 1965 levels of space travel technology.
To be fair, NASA has been moving backwards in space travel technology since 1972.
(some might say their phones are contributing to cancer)
No, no, and no. Not only did that "one major study" that supposedly proved it have all sorts of problems, but a much longer, human study found the exact opposite to all those years of supposition. Cell phones don't cause any more cancer than your car radio.
A language that doesn't have everything is actually easier to program in than some that do. -- Dennis M. Ritchie