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Lockheed’s Cislunar space station proposal

Lockheed Martin is studying the capabilities needed to support human pioneering in deep space. Habitats, known formally as “exploration augmentation modules,” are essential for the exploration of the outer bounds of space. “The habitat will support missions in the proving …

Bigelow Space stations

NASA currently is pushing forward plans for a cislunar base that is similar in size to the Skylab space station of the 1970s. It would be small but farther away (ie around the moon instead of around the earth.) This …