Investing in Space Exploration is Profitable
Human beings are curious in nature and this has led to numerous questions concerning the nature of the beautiful planet and the matter that exists beyond it. Space exploration plays a very crucial role in satisfying man’s curiosity by providing answers to various questions seeking to give the truth as to what lies up in the heavens. Space exploration ventures beyond normal people’s grasps, therefore, becoming a complex issue that many people find unimportant. Many opponents claim that the funds allocated to space exploration could be used to eradicate poverty or improve the damaged ...view middle of the document...
Astronauts and other scientists claim that a very large part of the universe remains unexplored. With the funds allocated to space exploration, scientists can be able to venture to other planets and may be find other life forms, hence changing the way people think. Studying these life forms may in turn contribute to other human developments such as, ways to fight diseases or even new methods of environment conservation (Doarn & Merrell, 2011). The discoveries made from space exploration may change the destiny of the world, thus contributing significantly to civilization and advancement of human life.
Secondly, space exploration contributes in the development of various technologies that lead to advancement of human life. Through space exploration, people are able to enjoy different forms of communication that utilize space technology, for example, satellite television and radio, satellite navigation systems and satellite cameras (Ehrenfreund & Labdon, 2013). These technologies have helped to combat terrorism, avail entertainment and enhance communication among other services. In the future, scientists aim at developing transport system that could be faster than light (Harris, 2010). These developments play a crucial role in advancing human life, which shows that space exploration is not a waste of money.
Thirdly, every person has a dream, which he or she works tirelessly to make true. As some people aspire to be doctors, humanitarians or take other career choices that...