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Unformatted text preview: What happens we run out of frontiers to tame? Space: The Final Frontier theme JFK uses Space Travel in Lincoln’s Day 1865 Jules Verne-“From The Earth to the Moon” Spooky Facts-Verne’s Rocket-Columbiad-Apollo 11 command module: Columbia-3 crew members Comics and Movie Serials-Buck Rogers-Flash Gordan Sputnik 1957-rude awakening • Russians sent satellite around orbit around Earth meant we were in danger of losing technological leaders of world o Big investments made in education, science, engineers The Rae is On (For the Moon) JFK and “New Frontier” Campaign-Ethos: new frontier, “get country moving”, “new generation, “vigah” Kennedy’s Romantic Moon-Speech at Rice University-September 1962-why we needed to go to moon-talk about human drive to discover Why It’s Possible-scientific expertise-Energy-Resources-reachable State of the Union-largest exignece economy, industrial base, terrorism...
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