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SPACE: Neil Armstrong, an American hero

“That’s one small step for (a) man, one giant leap for mankind.” July 20, 1969.

I teach a class at the University of Washington Tacoma titled “The History and Science of Space Exploration.” None of my students remember or were even born before Neil Armstrong walked on the moon.

Remember for a moment what it might be like to be a 12- year-old girl who prays at night for peace, for nuclear weapons not to destroy her life, her future, her home. Remember also, how the communist nation that is poised to attack is also ready to land on the

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