Posted on July 20, 2009 at 1:30pm
Forty years since the first human being set foot upon another world.
Forty years since we took that first step, became for the first time a species that had truly left its home and set forth into the universe at large.
Forty years since the world hung by a thread, breathlessly watching TV or listening to the radio, the attention of the planet focused on that tiny craft a quarter of a million miles away.
Forty years. And in honor of that momentous day, I jotted this down, to… Continue