We Should Explore Mars So That Our Students Will Keep Dreaming Big | Janet Ivey | LinkedIn

I remember the growing up with the excitement of the Apollo program. I would have been nine in 1968 and I remember keeping a news paper folder of all the missions. Exciting. Wonderful. Motivating.

Between Apollo and Star Trek, I dreamed of becoming an astronaut. In real life I studied science and earned a PhD in chemistry.

As a species, we have evolved with open spaces; frontiers. Humans to Mars, is a dream we need. Most especially, our youngsters.

This article explains much better than I can.

Huffington Post, October 11, 2016, by Janet Ivey Why send humans to Mars? Because as Gene Roddenberry said, “We are on a journey to keep an appointment with whatever we are.” As a space science

Source: We Should Explore Mars So That Our Students Will Keep Dreaming Big | Janet Ivey | LinkedIn

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My passion is telling the stories of possibility, seeking a sustainable and beautiful future. My training is in science, chemistry, environmental science and teaching.
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