“Quite possibly, the purpose of the universe is to provide a congenial home for self-conscious creatures who can ask profound questions and who can probe the nature of the universe itself.” ― Owen Gingerich
Lift Off.....They were amazing to watch; and night launches, even more so.......a sad day in our history when the last space ship left the Florida Cape....and now, we essentially hitch a ride. Beyond disappointing.
Call me crazy but... If technology gets to the point where Space Shuttle flights are as common as airplane flights, I will be the first to buy a ticket just to see the Earth from space and experience zero gravity.