Jose John August 5, 2016 No Comments
LURE FOR SPACE ADVENTURE Since the dawn of time, man has dreamed of travelling to space and gazing back on the beauty of Earth. Almost each one of us, at one or the other point of our lives, has gazed up to the sky marveling at its sheer beauty, wondering where does it begin? Where does it end? What lies beyond our sight and what facts are waiting to be unveiled? Are we not alone? Are we sharing this existence? Are we the most primitive or the most advanced? Won’t it be too arrogant to believe that we are the only one in this universe? Do aliens and ETs (Extra Terrestrials) exist? This unknown and unexplained aspect is the biggest ‘lure of space’. A blend of earth, fire, water, air and ether is said to be the basis of life. Man, the most developed life form on Earth, has been gifted with two unique qualities: one is curiosity and the other is perseverance to scrutinize what leads to curiosity. As it is, the idea of the conquest of space is as old as the human brain. Long before Kepler discovered celestial mechanics making interplanetary travel conceivable, space traffic existed in legends. Man rose to the heavens and gods visited...
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