Space Resources

“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.”

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy told a cheering crowd of more than 40,000 people at Rice University that American astronauts would land on the Moon by the end of the decade. With much of the needed technology not yet invented, it was a bold promise many people didn’t think was possible.