Tag: lunar

How Much Would it Cost to Live on the Moon?

How Much Would it Cost to Live on the Moon?

Moon colonization is something that humans have dreamt about for centuries, and it’s entirely possible, it’s just a matter of cost. Bringing both humans and supplies the 234,000 miles (377,000 km) to the lunar surface costs an enormous amount of money and it’s difficult to justify the cost to taxpayers. So how much would it …

Why NASA hasn’t gone back to the Moon

Why NASA hasn’t gone back to the Moon

(dramatic music) – [Loren] At the Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans, big things are afoot. This massive factory floor holds major components for NASA’s new rocket, the Space Launch System, or SLS. It’s the centerpiece for NASA’s Artemis Program, a series of missions that will send the first woman to the Moon. When the …