writing a letter to planet kepler 1 – exclusivewritings.com

Directions: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has selected you to communicate via letter to the 10,000 extraterrestrial inhabitants of the newly discovered planet Kepler. Kepler was recently discovered during U.S. space exploration and because of its similarity to earth’s atmosphere is deemed as potentially habitable for people from earth. Specifically, in preparation for its next visit to Kepler, you have been asked to develop a one page letter (single space 12 font) to the extraterrestrials to help them understand some of the complexities of the issues affecting human society. As such, NASA has given you a list of topics (see below) from which you will select the problem or issue to be covered in your letter. NASA has asked that your letter:

(1) provide an honest and frank assessment of the issues or problems related to the topic you selected.

(2) clearly outline and carefully describe two options you believe are potential solutions to the problem or issues of the topic you selected.

3) offer a well thought out educated opinion about which one of the options you think would best address the problem or issues related to your topic being sure to explain why you think this option is best.

(4) be written grammatically correct with attention to word choice, spelling.

The topics are (You Should Pick One of Them):


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New Reproductive Technologies

Premarital Sex and Extramarital Sex

Poverty and income inequality

Racial Inequality


Sexual Harassment


Voter Apathy

Violence against women