A Place Called Space
Day 4

Supported by Wellcome Trust

Is space travel worth it?

Spoken word poet Mark Grist has a lyrical argument with himself about whether space travel is worth the investment.

Does space travel live up to the hype? Is it worth the amount of money it costs? Can we justify reaching for the stars when there’s so much that needs our attention here on earth?

Spoken word poet Mark Grist faces off with his alter-ego to determine what exactly the point of space travel is, and if it’s worth the investment.

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