Aug
28
2005

Who's Going to the Moon?

The United States is the only country to have reached the moon, thus far.  Now it seems that there is some competition.  Malaysia has announced its intentions of putting a person on the moon by the year 2020.  This may be more feasible than it sounds, Malaysia is home to many of the world's tallest buildings and in the past twenty years has changed from being a primarily rural culture, to one with a high-tech economy.

Learn more about Malaysia's plan for space.

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Keith B says:

Did you mean the U.S. is the only to send humans? I thought the Soviet Union softlanded on the Moon in 1966. NASA has a nice lunar timeline:

posted on Sun, 08/28/2005 - 9:01pm

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