Join Donate

Share Your Story • Thomas Edmonds • May 9, 2016

A Catastrophic blow to Innovation

The space program has not only advanced our understanding of the cosmos beyond our planet but it has given us so much innovation back here at home. Areas such as safety, communication, casual comfort/etertainment, medicine, terrestrial exploration have all benefited from man's exploration of space. Every day items we take for granted can have their origins tracked directly to the space program. I believe A future without space exploration would be a bleak future indeed, one lacking in innovation and most importantly inspiration.
Comments & Sharing
astronaut on Phobos
Let's Change the World

Become a member of The Planetary Society and together we will create the future of space exploration.

Join Today

Europa
The Planetary Fund

Help advance robotic and human space exploration, defend our planet, and search for life.

Donate

You are here: