NASA Resorts to Washing Cars to Fund Space ExplorationAndrew James4/16/12 9:40pm28EditInvite manuallyPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkIt seems like everyone wants to get to space these days. Even NASA, who had their budget slashed, wants back up in the sky. So how do rocket scientists fund space exploration? Probably the same way you would. A bake sale and car wash.