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gabbo529 writes "NASA is celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of JFK's memorable moon speech with a musical celebration and a look back at its significance to space travel. In the speech, Kennedy famously challenged America to send a man to the moon by the end of the end. It can be considered the foundation for the Apollo missions, the shuttle era and beyond." Link to Original Source
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