For it is not in Heaven…or is it?: On the Halakhot and Hashkafot of Space Travel

By: Judy LesermanEdited By: Chaya Apfel On the twentieth of July 1969, after four days of travel, two men set foot on the moon for the first time in history. Hundreds of millions heard Commander Neil Armstrong’s famous words “…one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind” as he traversed the final…