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it's time to go back to the moon this time to stay Jeff basis on Thursday unveiled the planned mission to the moon with his rocket company blue origin bassist unveiled a mock up of the lunar lander spacecraft and discuss the strategy tailored to the US government's renewed push to establish a lunar outpost in just five years it's the stated policy of this administration and United States of America to return American astronauts the moon within the next five years , I love this is the right thing to do , announcement came about two months before the fiftieth anniversary of the first moon landing the Amazon founder and world's richest man said the lander names Blue Moon could deliver payloads to the moon's surface phase as described the lander as in nearly two story tall space craft that can deploy for smaller lunar Rovers to the moon's surface a very fundamental long range problem is that we will run out of energy on earth the good news is that if we move out into the solar system for all practical purposes we have unlimited resources bays those who has talked about his broader vision of enabling a future in which millions of people live and work in space is angling to become a leading player in space exploration and win business from the US government though has been the target of repeated criticism from president Donald Trump Thursday's rare media event for the billionaire comes a few months after he accused the national Enquirer of trying to blackmail him going to the moon