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Somehow, Russian middle school students were able to absorb that fact in 6th grade (physics was not an elective). What we did have was a giant glass tube which could be evacuated with a hand pump and which contained a feather, a BB and a small block of wood. What we did not have was computers that make pretty pictures out of such experiments making them seem like another computer game where anything happens. You just can’t replace first hand experience with virtual learning and have it become truly a part of you. Same way as the (otherwise dumb) kid who burnt holes in his uniform in eighth grade chemistry (also not elective) will never forget that sulfuric acid is not volatile so even dilute acid will become concentrated once the water evaporates.

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NASA trained astronauts for Moon-walking and lunar geology operations by sending them to practice at Moon-like places on Earth. Bend, Oregon happened to be near several such places, so the astronauts would often stay there. One local journalist dubbed the area “ Moon Country .”

That's part of why the Obama administration shifted the focus from the moon to a "flexible path" that would target new destinations, such as an asteroid, to get astronauts farther out into deep space.

The first men and women who traveled in space — in the 1960s — depended on the sacrifices of other animals that gave their lives for the advancement of human ...

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