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This Wild Moon Base Idea Came from Architecture Students (Video)  Space.com

Architectural students working with the European Space Agency have developed a concept for a sustainable lunar habitat.


Architecture Students Imagine a Moon Base with the European Space Agency  ArchDaily

The European Space Agency has teamed up with a group of architecture students to speculate on the future design of sustainable lunar habitats.


NASA wants to get to the moon ‘as fast as possible.’ But countries like China and India are racing there, too.  The Washington Post

On the 50th anniversary of the Apollo lunar landing, the space race has been reinvigorated by China, India and private space companies, which are locked in a ...


Architecture students collaborate with European Space Agency to develop a sustainable moon base  Archinect

Space may be the final frontier, but over the years technological advances has brought the idea of humans inhabiting space a lot closer. The European Space ...


Russia Could Send Heavy Mining-Capable Rover to Moon After 2030 - Source  Sputnik International

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia plans to deliver a reusable cargo spacecraft, a heavy lunar rover for mining and modules for a lunar base to the Moon in ...


Will It Be Possible To Have A Moon Base In The Future?  Advocator

Exploring the space is no longer just a dream, and it appears that astronauts have big plans for the future. A moon base is not out of the questions and many ...


Architecture students design moon base  Architecture and Design

A multidisciplinary team of architecture students, aerospace engineers and biologists working with the European Space Agency (ESA) has presented a new ...


Can China build first base on the moon by 2035?  New Zealand Herald

The world is still celebrating the historic landing of China's Chang'e-4 on the far side of the moon on January 3. Last week, China announced its plans to follow ...


Europe wants to mine the moon by 2025: ESA reveals plan that could spark a new space race  Daily Mail

The European Space Agency revealed it has signed up rocket maker ArianeGroup to develop plans for a moon base that could be used to mine material from ...


Space bases could preserve civilization in World War III: Elon Musk  News Nation

Bases on the moon and Mars could help preserve human civilization and hasten its regeneration on earth in the event of a third world war, billionaire ...


Yes Album Cover Artist Roger Dean Talks L.A. Art Show, 'Avatar' and Moon Bases  Hollywood Reporter

Yes album artist Roger Dean, who will show original works at the 24th L.A. Art Show, discusses his dismissed 'Avatar' lawsuit and building a moon base in ...


Protecting human heritage on the moon: Don't let 'one small step' become one giant mistake  Houston Chronicle

The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Michelle Hanlon, University of Mississippi ...


Apollo Moon-Walking Astronaut Launching Flagstaff Festival of Science - Flagstaff Business & Online News | Northern Arizona Local Newspaper  Flagstaff Business News

T he 10th and youngest person to ever walk on the Moon, Apollo 16 Lunar Module Pilot, General Charlie Duke, is launching the 30th annual Flagstaff Festival of ...


Florida’s 2019 rocket launch schedule: astronauts, moon landers and mighty rockets  Lincoln Journal Star

The new year is ramping up to be a historic one for the private space industry as it endeavors — along with its partners at NASA — to return humans.


North Korea has secret base with ‘missiles capable of hitting Okinawa’  South China Morning Post

North Korea has a clandestine base that houses intermediate-range missiles capable of hitting Japan's Okinawa Prefecture, a US think tank said on Friday.


Why America Needs a Presence on the Moon  The National Interest Online

The United States has a chance to establish a strategic presence on the Moon's key terrain before others do. The question is whether will we get out of own way ...


Russia’s super-heavy rocket to deliver landing/launch module to Moon in 2029 – report  RT

As part of its quest to see the first cosmonauts walk on the Moon by the 2030s, Russia's space agency is sending a take-off/landing complex to the lunar surface ...


NASA Sets New Roadmap for Moon Base, Crewed Missions to Mars  ExtremeTech

Manned space missions have been confined to low-Earth orbit for decades, but NASA is looking to change that. After speaking in general terms about a return to ...


Could China become the first nation to have its own moon base?  Fairfield Daily Republic

BEIJING, China — China's Chang'e-4 lunar lander touched down on the far side of the moon Thursday morning Beijing time, the latest milestone marking the ...


How to build a Moon base  Nature.com

Researchers are ramping up plans for living on the Moon.


In the 2020s, China aims to lay groundwork for a moon base — plus missions to Mars  GeekWire

Chinese space officials are planning robotic trips to the lunar south pole to prepare the way for a crewed moon base — and they're aiming for a Mars mission in ...


Image: Future moon base  Phys.Org

A vision of a future moon base that could be produced and maintained using 3-D printing.


Build moon base as gateway to manned Mars exploration  Charleston Post Courier

Late last year, President Donald Trump directed NASA to “lead the return of humans to the moon.” For most folks, the meaning of this was pretty clear: Americans ...


Apollo May Have Found an Earth Meteorite on the Moon  Eos

The meteorite may have been blasted off of Earth during an impact, mixed with lunar rocks, and brought back to Earth 4 billion years later by astronauts.


Europe’s Vision of a Future Moon Base. Made out of Moon Dust.  Universe Today

The European Space Agency has its eyes on a Moon base 3D printed out of lunar soil at that. And the technology is getting closer and closer.


China names Chang'e-4 probe's moon landing site 'Statio Tianhe  News Nation

The landing site of China's Chang'e-4 lunar probe has been named "Statio Tianhe". This was after the spacecraft made the first-ever soft landing on the far side ...


Pangaea-X Moon base  Phys.Org

The technology-focused extension of the Pangaea geology field course, Pangaea-X, is in full swing this week on Lanzarote, part of the Canary Islands. The test ...


NASA reveals the companies that will help build US Moon base and lunar landers  www.v3.co.uk

NASA has revealed the names of nine US companies that now will join it in its journey to the Moon. During a press conference held yesterday, NASA talked ...


€500000 available in Metalysis and ESA space exploration competition  3D Printing Industry

The European Space Agency (ESA) and UK metallurgic company Metalysis have launched a €500,000-reward competition to devise systems that will aid space ...


Moon Dust May Be Key to Building a Moon Base Quickly  Geek

There's this idea in space travel that if you can avoid carrying something with you, you absolutely should. Until we invent teleporters or space elevators or ...


Scouting out the moon base  Politico

Reusable vs. expendable — Trump out to sack Air Force Secreatry?


China Could Start Building a Base on the Moon Today Using Technology That Already Exists  Newsweek

Can China build a lunar base? Absolutely. Can human beings survive on the Moon and other planets for the long term? The answer to that is less clear.


China just landed a spacecraft on the moon's far side for the first time in history. Here's why the mission may be revolutionary.  Business Insider

China launched a robotic spacecraft to the moon's far side (not the dark side) in December. Now it's poised to explore a crucial region we never see.


NASA Video Sheds Light on Its Plans to Establish a Lunar Outpost  Inverse

NASA published a marketing video on November 16 to hype up its plans to get started on constructing an orbiting and stationary lunar outpost. The [National ...


Nasa video says it is going back to the Moon – and staying there  The Independent

Nasa says it is going back to the Moon – and this time it's going to stay there. As well as setting up base there, Nasa hopes to use the Moon as a way to launch ...


Moon bases being planned now may show us how to live off-planet  NBCNews.com

Moon bases have long been a staple of science fiction, but a renewed push for lunar exploration suggests they're on the brink of becoming science fact. Half a ...


Home sweet home: a 3D printed moon base  Cosmos

The first lunar houses are likely to be made on site.


6 spring break ideas that run the gamut, from baseball and beaches to street food and outer space  Herald & Review

Spring break seems to inherently call for a warm-up of body, if not soul. Combine both in the following new trips, hotels and tours that indulge passions from ...


Kim 'ready to accept dismantling of nuke plant'  The Straits Times

SEOUL • North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is ready to accept the dismantlement and inspection of a high-profile nuclear plant, a South Korean presidential ...


Russia Is Going to Build a Moon Base Manned by Avatar Robots: Report  Newsweek

The Russian space agency Roscosmos has announced ambitious plans to establish a long-term base on the moon.


Rover no more on Mars  Sunbury News

FILE - This illustration made available by NASA shows the rover Opportunity on the surface of Mars. The exploratory vehicle landed on Jan. 24, 2004, and ...


NASA reveals plans for PERMANENT moon base as agency declares ‘we want lots of humans in space’  The Sun

THE space exploration agency has revealed hopes for a permanent presence on the moon with its ambitious Gateway project. The mission would allow human ...


Space news: Russian moon base will be manned by robots | Daily Star  Daily Star

RUSSIA has expanded on its plans to build a permanent base on the surface of the moon.


U.S. wants a moon base: 'This time we're not content with just leaving behind footprints'  CBC.ca

A closer look at the day's most notable stories with The National's Jonathon Gatehouse: U.S. government tells NASA it's time for a 'permanent presence around ...


Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield Shares Anime Comparison  Comicbook.com

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, who is retired now, is pretty good at social media. So good, in fact, that he seems to know about the Internet's love for anime ...


Russia Plans to Populate Future Moonbase With Robotic 'Avatars'  Outer Places

NASA has already announced plans to establish a permanent base on the Moon (even if the Mars Society isn't too happy with them), but its plans involve...


Op-ed | Moon Direct: How to build a moonbase in four years  SpaceNews

This op-ed originally appeared in the March 26, 2018 issue of SpaceNews magazine. The recent amazing success of the Falcon Heavy launch offers America ...


Henk Rogers converts Mars habitat to moon base  Pacific Business News (Honolulu)

Rogers, who is famous for buying the rights to the video game Tetris and making the game an international hit, reopened the Mars habitat, which he built in 2013 ...


How Do You Build on the Moon? Start with Lunar Dust  Space.com

To learn how to build with moon dust, researchers are turning to volcanic powder here on Earth. Several countries are planning lunar missions over the next ...


Europe’s space agency plans to build its own “low-gravity” moon base — on Earth  Digital Trends

The European Space Agency is developing an astronaut center in Cologne, Germany, where it will replicate the surface of the moon. Dubbed Luna, the facility ...


ESA reveals plan to build moon base on Earth using simulated lunar soil at a facility in Germany  Daily Mail

A new facility in the works at ESA's Astronaut Centre in Cologne, Germany will soon serve as a three-part moon analogue environment on Earth, the agency ...


China Wants To Establish A Base On The Moon, Space Program Expert Says  WBUR

China completed the first-ever landing on the far side of the moon this week — a technical achievement and a coup for the country's ambitions to eclipse the U.S. ...


ESA launches lunar materials project  EPPM

On 17 January 2019 ESA signed a study contract with Comex and its partners DITF and OeWF. Pextex is a two-year project to identify materials and textiles that ...


We have the technology to build a colony on the moon. Let’s do it.  The Washington Post

Late last year, President Trump directed NASA to “lead the return of humans to the moon.” For most folks, the meaning of this was pretty clear: Americans would ...


Nasa announces plans to set up an orbiting base around the moon with spine-tingling video  Yahoo Finance

Nasa has big plans to set up a base on the moon... and then go beyond.


The President Of The Mars Society Says NASA Is Screwing Up Our Best Chance For A Moon Base  Outer Places

NASA is no stranger to amateur science enthusiasts criticizing their work, but Robert Zubrin, the President of the Mars Society, has taken a step furt...


Moon base ambitions a perfect platform for Australian industry, CSIRO says  ABC News

The CSIRO says Australian industry needs to step up and get involved in NASA's plans for human bases on the Moon.


The Mars Society's Robert Zubrin Has a 'Moon Direct' Plan to Drive a Lunar Economy  Space.com

A new 'Moon Direct' plan created by Mars Society's Robert Zubrin could send astronauts to the moon faster and cheaper than current NASA strategies can.


Snoqualmie Pass breaks all-time record for snowiest day  KEPR 19

SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. -- Snoqualmie Pass received more snow Tuesday than had ever been recorded in a single day! The pass received 31. 5 inches of ...


Moon base for China in the new space race  The Times

China plans to operate a science research centre on the moon as part of its ambitious space programme.The National Space Administration said that the outpost ...


NASA breakthrough: Hopes for MOON BASE grow as agency vow to 'EXPLOIT' water discovery  Express.co.uk

The space agency recently confirmed an abundance of water on the Moon situated in hundreds of patches of ice deposited in the north and south poles.


Here's What Trump's & Obama's Zodiac Signs Reveal About Their Leadership Styles  Bustle

It's said that astrology can offer some clues as to a person's basic personality, characteristics, and potentially even their strengths and weaknesses. That's what ...


This is NASA's plan for a US Moon Base  We Are The Mighty

NASA is developing new opportunities in lunar orbit to provide the foundation for human exploration deeper into the solar system.


Russia Mulls Creating Long-Term Moon Base - Roscosmos  Sputnik International

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia plans to create a long-term man-visited base on the Earth's natural satellite and study the moon with the help of robot avatars as ...


Chinese volunteers emerge from virtual moon base  Phys.org

A group of Chinese volunteers has emerged from 110 days of isolation in a virtual "lunar lab", state media reported Tuesday, as the country pursues its ambition ...


CSIRO wants help building human Moon base  Australian Defence Magazine

The latest industry roadmap published by CSIRO encourages the growing domestic space sector to join with international partners to adopt a bold challenge ...


China's Moon Missions Could Threaten US Satellites: Pentagon  Defense One

A satellite on the far side of the moon might not be quite what the Chinese say, Air Force official warns. China's lunar probes may one day threaten critical U.S. ...


Moon Direct: Mars maverick lays out his low-cost plan to set up lunar bases  GeekWire

Mars Society President Robert Zubrin campaigns for Moon Direct, his plan to set up settlements on the moon without the need for a NASA-style Gateway.


Can Cabbage and Potatoes Grow on the Far Side of the Moon? We're About to Find Out  The Weather Channel

China's Chang'e-4 probe will attempt to grow plants using a "mini lunar biosphere" on the moon's barren surface.


Where Are We On Colonising Other Worlds?  Gizmodo UK

Since Elon Musk decided that now would be a good moment to test fire his fart-powered Mars rocket engine (no really, those things run on standard methane, ...


NASA Plans to Build a Moon-Orbiting Space Station: Here's What You Should Know  Space.com

Here's a primer on the Gateway, the moon-orbiting space station that NASA plans to start building in the next half-decade.


The epic tale of China's out of this world plan for space domination  Wired.co.uk

It's 2050. The Moon has been colonised by China, with its Lunar Palace base growing potatoes, wheat and carrots – though residents also need to get used to ...


Draft Program Reveals Russia to Start Operating Full-Scale Lunar Base From 2036  Sputnik International

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia is planning to deploy and to start operating a full-scale base on the surface of the Moon between 2036 and 2040, according to a ...


‘Moonbase 8’: A24 Launches First Image From Fred Armisen Comedy  Deadline

The first image from A24's comedy series Moonbase 8 has been released and it is delightfully regal and awkward with NASA prestige. Exclusively announced in ...


NASA's Mars simulator in Hawaii will convert to a mock moonbase after agency suspends the program  Daily Mail

The Mars simulation dome will house a new mission to model life on the moon's surface, with test simulations expected to begin as soon as next week and ...


Hawaii’s Mars Simulations Are Turning Into Moon Missions  The Atlantic

The dome where crew members practiced red-planet missions will now be converted to a simulated moon base.


Forget about sending humans to Mars -- we need a permanent moon base instead  Fox News

NASA's successful launch Saturday of the InSight lander on an exploratory mission to Mars – costing taxpayers about $814 million – is just the latest example of ...


Maybe NASA's Next Space Station Doesn't Need the Astronauts  Popular Mechanics

People are criticizing NASA's plan to build the Lunar Gateway, a new space station that orbits the Moon. Maybe there's a way to fix the idea — by leaving the ...


NASA wants to build a moon base to make rocket fuel for trip to Mars  Daily Mail

Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS) missions aim to establish a 'sustainable presence' on the moon, paving the way for science and technology ...


Be thankful tycoons like Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk are focused on space and moon bases  USA TODAY

Planet Earth isn't enough. Fortunately, as NASA flounders, visionary tycoons like Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk are leading the way on spaceships and moon bases.


Russia to deploy CYBORG ARMY to build futuristic Kremlin base on the MOON  Express.co.uk

RUSSIA has announced plans to send robots to the moon to carry out the bulk of the work on the country's proposed lunar base.


Former Air Force sergeant who said he saw alien moon base dies after tractor trailer hit his bike  Daily Mail

Karl R. Wolfe was killed in the crash on October 10 in Lansing, New York, after he was struck from behind by a tractor trailer traveling southbound on North ...


NASA news: Russia announces MOON BASE at it slams US space agency | Daily Star  Daily Star

RUSSIA is building a Moon transport base in what marks a massive space infrastructure drive.


‘Moonbase 8’ First Look: A24 Comedy Turns Fred Armisen, Tim Heidecker, and John C. Reilly Into Bumbling Astronauts  IndieWire

The indie studio behind "Moonlight" and "Lady Bird" is behind the first season of this six-episode comedy series.


Building Bricks on the Moon From Lunar Dust  Universe Today

In the coming decades, many space agencies hope to conduct crewed missions to the Moon and even establish outposts there. In fact, between NASA, the ...


Why Did NASA Cancel the Apollo Program? | Apollo  Seeker

In the 1960's, NASA was developing ambitious offshoots for the Apollo Program - primarily establishment of a Moon base intended to extend humanity's time on ...


Will the US Military Space Force's Reach Extend to the Moon?  Space.com

Leading military space strategy experts are pondering the role of cislunar space in the context of President Donald Trump's plan to establish a U.S. Space Force.


How NASA plans to use lunar dust to build structures on the Moon  The Verge

NASA's new focus has been made clear: the space agency is sending humans back to the Moon — this time, in a sustainable way. At least, that's the claim made ...


Why NASA's manned Mars missions start with the moon  CNET

In a cavernous room at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, NASA engineers are assembling a spaceship that in the next few years will transport humans back ...


China Planning Probes, Manned Missions, Ultimately a Base on Moon - Space Chief  Sputnik International

China's lunar program is setting ambitious goals, including exploring both lunar poles by 2030 and, further in the future, sending manned missions to the moon ...


Mars & Moon bases for military? Elon Musk ‘likes’ Trump’s Space Force plan  RT

SpaceX founder Elon Musk said he likes US President Donald Trump's idea for a military space force, suggesting it would be a good idea to set up “defense” ...


Here's What 'Artemis' Author Andy Weir Thinks of NASA's Moon Plan  Space.com

Andy Weir's "Artemis" (Broadway Books, 2018) is launching in bookstores today (July 3). Here's what Weir thinks of NASA's new plan to send astronauts to the ...


Astronauts explain why humans haven't returned to the moon in decades  Business Insider

The last time anyone visited the moon was in December 1972, during NASA's Apollo 17 mission. Astronauts often say the biggest reasons humans haven't ...


NASA to privatise ISS and build permanent Moon base  Herald Sun

NASA is set to pick up where the where the Apollo missions left in 1972 as the agency moves towards establishing an orbital base around the Moon, under the ...


Elon Musk & Moon Base Alpha: What Is MoonBase Alpha?  Heavy.com

Elon Musk mentioned Moonbase Alpha as his inspiration during an announcement about the first man to travel on the BFR to the moon. Learn about it here.


The colonization of space  The Week Magazine

Humanity is inching closer to establishing colonies on other worlds. Is it really feasible? Here's everything you need to know: What's the timeline? The best ...


From Probe Flotillas Over Venus to Moon Bases: Roscosmos' Amazing Plans (VIDEOS)  Sputnik International

The television studio of Roscosmos, the space industry giant responsible for Russia's space flight program, has released a treasure trove of video materials on ...


NASA could go back to the future and revive moon base plans from a decade ago  GeekWire

Moon bases are back in style, and NASA could go back to the blueprint it laid a decade ago to fill out the details of a plan for long-term lunar exploration.


Elon Musk, SpaceX will take humans to the moon in 2023. Here's how.  Florida Today

SpaceX's plans to send a Japanese billionaire beyond low-Earth orbit on BFR, revealed in-depth last week, have been updated by CEO Elon Musk.


China’s Chang’e-4 moon mission ‘will find ALIEN BASES and craters from secret Nasa bombings’, crackpots claim  The Sun

CHINA'S latest lunar mission will run into an advanced alien civilisation on the mysterious dark side of the moon. That's according to crackpot conspiracy ...


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