But why, some say, the moon? Why choose this as our goal? And they may well ask why climb the highest mountain? Why, thirty-five years ago, fly the Atlantic?
…We choose to go to the moon. We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard, because that goal will serve to organize and measure the best of our energies and skills, because that challenge is one that we are willing to accept, one we are unwilling to postpone, and one which we intend to win…
— John F. Kennedy
Address at Rice University on the Nation’s Space Effort September 12, 1962
"There are only three sports: bullfighting, motor racing, and mountaineering; all the rest are merely games."
RT @StateDept: We agreed today the #Arctic is everyone's responsibility- Secretary @JohnKerry at #GLACIER t.co/MCZkmq8ERCTue Sep 01 03:47:45 +0000 2015
Nice! @WhiteHouse renames Mount McKinley as #Denali an Athabascan word meaning “the high one" t.co/Lps9lHQseg @washingtonpost @POTUSMon Aug 31 03:08:47 +0000 2015
Justin Wilson #Indycar #Formula1 #NASCAR will be donating helmets to the Wilson Children's Fund to auction t.co/ZrdNpqVJ5e #donateSun Aug 30 20:17:32 +0000 2015
Avg Life Expectancy in US is 77.9 years, possibly lower if you participate in one of these #sports t.co/9MD1O6uNs3 #dangeroussportsSun Aug 30 18:35:49 +0000 2015
U were not even born when 195 nations failed to strike a deal in Paris in Dec 2015 to keep global warming in check t.co/aKYpJByIEZSun Aug 30 04:55:18 +0000 2015
.@billmaher thinks all politicians should prioritize #ClimateChange t.co/cG9ByYZGS5 #25zero #COP21Sun Aug 30 04:45:53 +0000 2015