Tuesday, December 05, 2006

NASA Announces Plans for Lunar Base

NASA an­nounced plans today to build a per­ma­nent base on the moon by 2024.“With such an out­post, NASA can learn to use the moon’s nat­u­ral re­sources to live off the land, make prepa­ra­tions for a jour­ney to Mars, con­duct a wide range of sci­en­tif­ic in­ves­ti­ga­tions and en­cour­age in­ter­na­tion­al par­tic­i­pa­tion,” the agen­cy said in a state­ment..........

World Science

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