It’s fifty years to the day since Apollo 11 took off to bring man to the moon for the first time.
In the decades since only a handful of missions have returned.
However – there’s recently been a reawakening of the desire to go back and many are close to doing so.
Trump says he wants the US to be back on the moon by 2024.
SO – when will we see men back on the moon, could we all be living on it in a hundred years, and what’s Ireland’s involvement in the space race?
Editor of Astronomy Ireland, David Moore spoke to Fran on Tuesday.