Human beings are
drawn inexorably to the unknown. Whether charting new lands or researching
new ideas, the need to discover is innate. The vast reaches of space
represent a virtually unexplored frontier where human beings can advance
knowledge in all aspects of civilization, from basic mechanisms of cellular
function to the establishment of whole new societies. In order to do
this, the world community must come together and pool its resources
and talents. North Carolina can and should be a part of this. More...