China has announced an ambitious project – the Moon village – that may see tourists visit the Moon – and possibly in our lifetimes.
The UAE aren’t the only ones planning to colonize space. China has announced an ambitious project that may see tourists visit the Moon – and possibly in our lifetimes.
China announced intentions to team up with the European Space Agency (ESA) to start construction of a village on the Moon as early as the mid-2020s.
Robots will first be sent to the Moon to start construction within the next 10 to 15 years, with plans already in progress. The China National Space Administration (CNSA) has confirmed that they are “discussing cooperation” with their ESA peers on the best ways to build a village on the Moon, according to the CNSA secretary-general Tian Yulong.
Professor Jiao Weixin, of the School of Earth and Space Sciences in Peking…
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