It Would Cost a Whole Lot To Live on the Moon for One Year
This week Elon Musk announced plans to
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Produced by Wendover Productions, the narrator runs through an itemized list of everything you'd need to send just four astronauts to the Moon for the year: notably, transportation there and back, lunar landers, housing, greenhouses to grow food (let's hope those astronauts love sweet potatoes), water, and power. The grand total: $36 billion, or $98 million per day.
Granted, that's assuming old Saturn V rockets. If
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