Your essay submission should be at least 750 and no more than 1,500 words. Your essay must reference 'Have Space Suit-Will Travel' by Robert Heinlein and his relevance to today's space endeavors. Here are some topics to get you started:

  1. How has 'Have Space Suit-Will Travel' changed the way you view space travel? Do you think it is possible given the progress we are making in science and physics that achieve travel to other planets/galaxies?

  2. How Peewee met the Mother thing is only briefly described in the book. Describe in your own words how Peewee met the Mother thing on the moon as part of a backstory to Have Space Suit-Will Travel. 

  3. In 'Have Space Suit-Will Travel' Kip and Peewee have to defend Earth by proving the Human race is and can be a positive force in the universe. What would you say to the galactic council of the three galaxies in defense of the human race? What are our accomplishments as a species? Are we worth saving?

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