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MacMcK1957
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Re: Off-world colony- Mars or the Moon?


deesy58 wrote:

You might find this article interesting: "'Golden Spike Company' Expected To Announce Commercial Travel To Moon Starting In 2020."

 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/05/golden-spike-moon-travel_n_2238546.html

 

I first heard about this undertaking yesterday on NPR. 


Can you loan me a billion and a half?  I'm sure I can pay you back next week.

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deesy58
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Re: Off-world colony- Mars or the Moon?


MacMcK1957 wrote:

deesy58 wrote:

You might find this article interesting: "'Golden Spike Company' Expected To Announce Commercial Travel To Moon Starting In 2020."

 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/05/golden-spike-moon-travel_n_2238546.html

 

I first heard about this undertaking yesterday on NPR. 


Can you loan me a billion and a half?  I'm sure I can pay you back next week.


Sorry -- I'm a little short this week.  :smileylol:

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Omnigeek
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Re: Off-world colony- Mars or the Moon?


deesy58 wrote:

MacMcK1957 wrote:

deesy58 wrote:

You might find this article interesting: "'Golden Spike Company' Expected To Announce Commercial Travel To Moon Starting In 2020."

 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/05/golden-spike-moon-travel_n_2238546.html

 

I first heard about this undertaking yesterday on NPR. 


Can you loan me a billion and a half?  I'm sure I can pay you back next week.


Sorry -- I'm a little short this week.  :smileylol:


I was figuring you for at least 60 inches ... which should be enough to touch the pedals ...  :smileywink:

 

Currently reading: Destiny of the Republic, The Heritage of Shannara, Lonely Planet: Melbourne & Victoria
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deesy58
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Re: Off-world colony- Mars or the Moon?


Omnigeek wrote:

deesy58 wrote:

MacMcK1957 wrote:

deesy58 wrote:

You might find this article interesting: "'Golden Spike Company' Expected To Announce Commercial Travel To Moon Starting In 2020."

 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/05/golden-spike-moon-travel_n_2238546.html

 

I first heard about this undertaking yesterday on NPR. 


Can you loan me a billion and a half?  I'm sure I can pay you back next week.


Sorry -- I'm a little short this week.  :smileylol:


I was figuring you for at least 60 inches ... which should be enough to touch the pedals ...  :smileywink:

 


Why did I know that was coming?  :smileylol:

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ManuelGarcia
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Re: Off-world colony- Mars or the Moon?

I don't know how realistic this plan is but Mars One is taking applications for people to make a one way trip and settle on Mars.