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Belated Thoughts on Apollo

Last week was the 41st anniversary of the Apollo 11 flight, widely viewed as the "defining moment" of my generation.

Really, though, the defining moment of my generation was not when Humanity reached out to stride upon the Moon.

It was when we turned away.


Tags: far call, green hills of earth, science, semiotics, space, travel
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