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Forty-six years to pretty much the minute, I just watched the first person step foot on the moon. I can only imagine what it would have been like to watch it live forty-six years ago. There was such optimism about space exploration at the time. We had just put men on the moon! There was nothing we couldn’t do!

Where have we gone since?

In 1969 Vice President Spiro Agnew called for a man on Mars by the end of the century. NASA now plans to do so in the 2030s.

What happened to the gift of Apollo?