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In March, a leaked Roscosmos road map suggested that it could send a manned mission for that purpose sometime after 2025
Originally posted by SpearMint
Personally I think we should work on a better way of space travel first.
Sticking men in a rocket full of fuel, lighting it and hoping for the best is not very reliable and is extremely inefficient. Building a space elevator is also a very good idea, we now have the material that is strong enough.edit on 24-5-2012 by SpearMint because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by zazzafrazz
Colonising the moon seems a little outdated to me, all this at a time when the US has stopped shuttle launches and outsourced rockets to private corporations to restock the space station.