There was no sign of the political will to go to the Moon before 1960. (And no, I'm not directly comparing the difficulty of Lunar travel with interstellar travel, just that they both require public support.) Who can say what people will want in a generation, let alone centuries from now in a society whose details we can't even picture at present?
Originally Posted by Paul Beardsley
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STARGAZING: All I see are the lights of a billion places I'll never go. --Howard Tayler, Schlock Mercenary