The hope of being able to grow plants on the Moon will last much longer than the first seedlings to sprout there.
The role downunder played in helping track the Apollo 8 mission to the Moon. It was on…
3D printing could allow astronauts to construct whatever their lunar colony needed from raw materials.
We can assume that the first Moon bases will have to be pre-built on Earth.
On 24th July 1969, at 16:50 UTC, Apollo 11 splashed down in the north Pacific.
“Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the moon, July 1969 A.D. We came in peace for all mankind.”