The cost of America’s fascination with space travel

Attendees at the Franklin Institute's Museum of the Moon installation in 2019.

The popularity of every Star Wars and star trek spin-off imaginable on TV streaming services shows how many Americans remain intrigued by the possibility “to boldly go where no man has gone before.” But 53 years after Neil Armstrong first set foot on the moon, our excitement waxes and wanes with the ups and downs … Read more