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Tuesday 26 September 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Fly me to the moon

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There's a European plan to have 100 people living on the Moon by 2040
The European Space Agency says it needs political backing.
Puffy faces and a constant need to pee: Moon tourists may be in for a rough ride
Last week SpaceX announced it would launch two tourists to skirt Earth’s satellite next year.
Two space tourists are going on a trip around the moon next year
In a statement this evening, the company said that the two people had paid a “significant deposit” to travel beyond the moon.
Some very bright Irish people are set for placements with the European Space Agency
The numbers employed in the space industry here are set to double to over 1,000 according to the agency.
"Would y'all like to go to the moon with me?" - the story behind this famous lunar photograph
In 1972 Charles Duke was the youngest man in history to set foot on the moon.
New crew blast off to International Space Station
They docked six hours after launching from Russia.
Flightfest is kicking off about now, here’s what will be flying over your head
More than 30 aircraft will be flying low over Dublin today.
Climbing in the Moonlight Pic of the Day
Taken at the Forty Foot in Sandycove.