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"There's a poetry in the materials we use to construct our world of artifacts; it speaks of our long history as a technological species."
- William Gibson

Space Travel  
  Human movement through outer space.  

This is probably the first instance of this phrase.

Noting that you have already made a successful trip to Venus, and not having ourselves as yet conquered the problems of space travel, we invite you to visit us on Neptune.
From A Baby on Neptune, by Clare Winger Harris (w/MJ Breuer).
Published by Amazing Stories in 1929
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