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Monday 20 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Fly me to the moon

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# Fly me to the moon
There's a European plan to have 100 people living on the Moon by 2040
The European Space Agency says it needs political backing.
# Fly me to the moon
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.
# SpaceX
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.
# Fly me to 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.
# Fly me to the moon
"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.
# Fly me to 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.
# Forty Foot
Climbing in the Moonlight Pic of the Day
Taken at the Forty Foot in Sandycove.