The Past and Future of Manned Space Exploration

The Past and Future of Manned Space Exploration

When: July 19, 2019

From: 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM

NM History Museum
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Please join Rick Wallace, Ph.D., who will discuss early space exploration, the Apollo moon landing missions, as well as current and future manned space exploration efforts.

NASA videos will provide a feeling of what it is like to live in space, take a shower and eat dinner on spacecraft, as well as work aboard the International Space Station (ISS).

He will also discuss the plans of private companies interested in establishing bases on the moon and Mars and the prospect of mining asteroids for natural resources that are becoming scare on Earth.

Additionally, the audience can view a variety of scaled model rockets on display for the talk.

Free Auditorium event-bottled water only please.