Tuesday, June 23, 2009

The New Race for the Moon

A lot of nations are looking to repeat Apollo's feat.

By Michio Kaku
Wall Street Journal

Last Thursday, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) sent two probes to the moon in search of a possible site for a manned lunar station. Both China and the U.S. have announced that they plan to send manned missions to the moon around 2020. India and Japan are not far behind, launching their own unmanned probes to the moon and laying out their timetables for sending men there.

Will we see a pileup on the moon around 2020?

Read the article HERE.