Monday, July 27, 2009

The center of the universe

My friend Jo was a child when Apollo 11 landed on the moon: 

I was living with my family in Karachi, Pakistan.  We didn't have a television, but I still have vivid memories of huddling around the radio listening to the live broadcasts. A couple of weeks later we got to see films of the landing in school. . . .

Technological advances then were outward focused . . . .

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