Space dirt and rocks could be the next great commodity.
The group is planning to send a pair of rovers to check on the lunar buggy left behind by astronauts Eugene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt.
A private space flight company by the name Moon Express has announced that having a vacation in the moon will soon become a reality, but one must first have $10,000 to spare.
Moon Express, the first private company to be granted a permission to conduct a mission beyond the Earth's orbit will also take human ashes to space for those want the vastness of the universe to be their final resting place.
Moon Express, an Indo-American firm already licensed to land a spacecraft on the lunar surface now decided to place the human ashes to the Moon at USD 3 million per kilo.
Private spaceflight company Moon Express was granted permission by the government to launch a lunar mission. Moon Express will be the first private company to go beyond the Earth's orbit.
Florida-based company Moon Express was granted approval to put a lander on the moon, and is set to be the first private lunar landing in space history.
The private space company, Moon Express asked the Federal Aviation Administration for approval to land on the moon. Sources claim that the government is set to approve the proposal which could pave the way for private space companies to go beyond Earth's orbit.