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The Moon pp 83-95 | Cite as

The first lunar base

Part of the Springer Praxis Books book series (PRAXIS)

Abstract

The transformation of the Moon into an inhabited sister planet of the Earth (the “Planet Moon Project”) is divided into four phases. Phase 1 concerns robotic activities on the Moon prior to the return of humans. Phase 2 (discussed in Chapter 6) describes the return of humans. Phase 3 (Chapter 7) explains how power, transportation, pipeline, and communications networks around the circumference of the Moon in the polar regions provide the basis for autonomy of lunar industrial and economic operations. Phase 4 of lunar development (Chapter 8) concerns the global human exploration, development, and settlement of the Moon.

Keywords

Communication Network Polar Region Site Selection Robotic Operation Base Site 
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