Whether you’re into mining, energy or tourism, there are lots of reasons to explore space. Some “pioneers” even believe humanity’s survival depends on colonizing celestial bodies such as the Moon and Mars, both becoming central hubs for our further journey into the cosmos. Lunar land peddlers have started doing deals already — a one-acre plot can be yours for just 16.75 pounds ($ 26.96).
More seriously, big corporations, rich entrepreneurs and even United States politicians are eyeing up the Moon and its untapped resourcesRussia has plans for a manned colony by 2030 and a Japanese firm wants to build a ring of solar panels around the Moon and beam energy back to Earth. Read more…Read More