The Moon is just a little closer today. How cool would it be to see a Moonbase open in my lifetime?  Please?

Traveling to the Moon just got a whole lot cheaper. A NASA-funded study (PDF) has found that the cost of lunar missions could be reduced by a factor of 10 using a number of techniques – and it could also have implications for getting humans to Mars.

Source: Returning To The Moon Is Ten Times Cheaper Than Thought, And It Could Lead To Mars | IFLScience