The Race to Outer Space
Lecture no. 24 from the course: History's Greatest Voyages of Exploration
Taught by Professor Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Why have humans ventured beyond Earth? Does the future of space exploration lie with commercial interests? Is humanity’s future in space? Consider these questions as you consider the past, present, and future of space exploration, starting with the moment Apollo 8’s astronauts first witnessed earthrise on Christmas Eve 1968.