Originally Posted by Taunton
You can see the leftover equipment with a good enough telescope for crying out loud!
Oooooooooooooooh I wanna see this. Who's got an awesome telescope I can come over and use???
Originally Posted by manaya
Because you are forgetting what kind of age that was. The space race wasn't all about science. It was about a superpower's best way to demonstrate it's power projection. You seriously think if the U.S was faking it the U.S.S.R would let it ?
It's so sad. But I find it a little strange that after the US got there, no other country finished off their moon landing plan and landed (I suppose this would waste a heck of a lot of money, especially since going second and finding more rocks wouldn't really accomplish anything).
Back on topic:
Yeah my housemate was talking about how the world is going to end in 2012 and I kept trying to convince her that it wasn't, that it was just the beginning of another cycle (like another calendar year). I don't think she bought it...