Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa will be the first paying tourist to fly around the moon, and the 42-year-old said this week that he wants company for the week-long journey: Maezawa plans to invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and other creative people to join him on the SpaceX rocket "to inspire the dreamer in all of us". The First SpaceX BFR Passenger To The MoonSpaceX recently announced that the first private citizen has signed up to take the trip to the moon, inside the company's BFR.
Each artist invited by Maezawa will be asked to create a work after they return based on their experience. The Japanese billionaire bought every seat on the SpaceX Big Falcon Rocket. The reusable 118-meter (387-foot) rocket will have its own dedicated passenger ship.
Maezawa's ride on the SpaceX rocket isn't scheduled until 2023.
3D-Gun Designer And Sexual Assault Suspect Cody Wilson Arrested In Taiwan
The girl told investigators that Wilson paid her $500 after they had sex and then dropped her off at a Whataburger restaurant. Wilson is the founder and director of Defense Distributed , a nonprofit that publishes open-source gun designs.
United States private space agency SpaceX will live stream the BFR mission in hight-definition virtual reality, carrying Yusaku Maezawa, a Japanese billionaire and the founder of Japan's largest cloth retailer Zozotown. "This is not us choosing him", Musk said.
Musk outlined a somewhat different SpaceX lunar mission previous year. The last humans to land on the moon were scientists Harrison "Jack" Schmitt and astronaut Eugene "Gene" Cernan of the Apollo 17 mission in 1972.
Of course he paid a huge sum, though Musk refused to reveal how much.
Jack Ma: 'No way' to one million United States jobs
Gittens reports. "They still have many opportunities despite the trade frictions between China and the US", Mr Ma said. As Alibaba grows into new markets, there will always be some sort of new burden they will have to accept.
Maezawa, founder of fashion retail website Zozo and avid art collector, is well, over the moon, about the prospect of being Space X's first space tourist. The same rocketship will be used by the private space agency to launch its Mars colonization mission.
After all, as he muses on the project's site: "If Pablo Picasso had been able to see the moon up-close, what kind of paintings would he have drawn?"
Musk's successes have recently been overshadowed by his behavior and the struggles of his Tesla electric vehicle company to deliver.
Pakistani players console Afghanistan bowler after Asia Cup defeat
Pakistan vs Afghanistan ODI will be telecast live by PTV Sports while India vs Bangladesh match will be brought live on Atv. Pakistan lost Haris Sohail (13), Sarfraz Ahmad (8), Asif Ali (7) and Mohammad Nawaz (10) with Afghan bowlers fighting hard.
The British diver, Vernon Unsworth, sued Musk for defamation on Monday and is seeking more than $75,000. The device wasn't used and in the interview, Unsworth called it a "PR stunt" and said it wouldn't have worked to free the boys who were trapped in the flooded cave.