China and ESA are discussing a potential collaboration to build a lunar outpost or a moon village. Both countries have already expressed their intent to develop technologies.
The time is ripe for space exploration, it seems. Companies and countries are racing against each other to perfect vehicles, rockets and even settlements to be able to reach the deep recesses of space and set the stage for intergalactic conquest.
The European Space Agency (ESA) plans to work with the Russian space program in exploring the moon.
Russian space rocket corporation unveils its reusable space shuttle which can transport crew from the ISS to the moon in just five days.