November 28, 2012
An ordinary person, with an ordinary education, having extraordinary wishes for a decent and sustainable future off planet, for herself and her children, and their children, and so on and so on. I would like to see emphasis made upon what we can achieve right now, to keep the interests and hopes of those who already want to expand our endeavors in space but also to encourage those who could care less about the Moon, Mars etc to take a second look, and maybe, just maybe say " that sounds kinda...cool. " ....
An asteroid or comet headed for Earth is the only large-scale natural disaster we can prevent. Working together to fund our Shoemaker NEO Grants for astronomers, we can help save the world.