The problem has at least 2 angles. (1) The famous scientists are interested in the turbulence zone sub/super sonic barrier and they need the funding, only the govs can provide. We well know that only govs can provide funding for the theoretical breakthrough. (2) The parasites use the opportunity to make money / name recognition / name reminder from this fact. Listening to the idiotic explanation of the latest, normal people object to exploded (thanks to the parasites!) costs.