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The Earth as taken from Apollo 8, 1968. NASA IMAGE

The Earth as taken from Apollo 8, 1968. NASA IMAGE

This week marks the 40th anniversary of Apollo 8’s historic Christmas mission around the moon. Next year marks the same anniversary of the landing. When you think about the advances in technology gained in less than a decade during the Space Race compared to where we are today… we’ve fallen short and gotten lazy.

Here’s to the men and women around the world that truly made humans take flight.

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Written by Steve Miller

December 23, 2008 at 7:19 am

Posted in Education, Thoughts

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