moon base

NASA could build a future lunar base from 3D-printed moon-dust bricks

Posted in Science on 28th Oct, 2022
by Alex Muller

Apart from the structural stability, one of the chief benefits would be a dramatic reduction in material costs for the Artemis lunar base.

Moon Caves May Offer Year-Round Comfortable Temperatures

Posted in Science on 28th Jul, 2022
by Alex Muller

Scientists have measured the temperature in a moon pit in the Mare Tranquillitatis, and found it to be quite comfortable.

Could a Lunar resources gold rush create conflicts on Earth?

Posted in Business, Reviews, Science on 11th Dec, 2020
by Alex Muller

Important sites for science are also important for infrastructure construction by state agencies or commercial users

China Mission in Lunar Orbit and May Race SpaceX for Next Lunar Manned Mission

Posted in Business on 13th Dec, 2018
by Alex Muller

China plans a permanent robotic lunar outpost in about 10 years. There could be European Space Agency partnership with Chinas moon base.

Elon Musk: We Should Already Have a Lunar Base by Now

Posted in Business on 15th Dec, 2017
by Alex Muller

Following Trump's signing of a directive telling NASA to refocus on the Moon, Elon Musk took to Twitter to voice his opinion that we should've had a moon base long before now.