Pale Blue Dot
Take a look at the Apollo Mission Archive for a look at how far humans have traveled so far, and take a course on the history of rockets HERE.
People have utilised the night sky for all kinds of navigation - both physical and spiritual. Composer Gustav Holst created The Planets Suite around his journey into understanding astrology.
Writer, Dava Sobel's, "The Planets uses astrology, mythology, science fiction, music, and poetry to link today’s scientific exploration of the Solar System with planetary allusions in popular culture. It celebrates Earth and her nearest neighbors at this unique moment in history, when the old familiar family of nine planets acknowledges the nearly two hundred newly discovered planets orbiting stars beyond the Sun”
Beyond our Solar System
Take a course on exoplanets HERE!