In this discussion activity, address the following:
This time period saw the landing of a man on the Moon as the culmination of an American space program lasting over two decades. How were domestic and international politics involved in the original decision to land a man on the Moon?
How did this program affect the economy and the development of new technologies?
Since the last manned mission to the Moon took place in 1972, what can we predict about the future of space travel?
The primary posting should be approximately 100 words.