Katrina Magno is a rising Senior Physics major at the University of Notre Dame. Her research interests span from astrophysics to electrical engineering, specifically nanotechnology. She is also Co-Editor in Chief of Scientia, the Undergraduate Research Journal at Notre Dame.
Over the several decades that have passed since the Space Race there has been a dramatic decrease in federal support for the nation’s intergalactic sense of manifest destiny. However, it is not that the nation