Read the prompt. Then write an essay in response to the prompt. Your essay should be 1–2 pages. Space exploration requires a large commitment of resources. Money is needed not only for actual spaceflights but also for research and development of technology. Some people believe this money is well spent, but others disagree.
Should nations devote more, or fewer, of their resources to exploring outer space?
Take a stand on this issue and write a well-developed essay, supporting your position with reasons.