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Video Clip: President Kennedy's 1962 Speech on the US Space Program


President Kennedy spoke at Rice University on September 12, 1963. He talked about the goals for the U.S. in space, including the pledge to go to the moon. In this speech he proclaimed, "We choose to go to the Moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard."

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  • Decade
  • Moon
  • President John F. Kennedy