The scramble to get into space is being led by Virgin Galactic with flights to near space starting as soon as this year. However, for the more adventurous there is always the Moon and Golden Spike have a plan on how this can be achieved. However, there is the issue of funding, but with crowd funding a popular way of raising funds; this project is now on Indiegogo! Why go up to the edge of space, when you can go all the way to the Moon? Check out the video to see how commercial Moon landings could become a reality by 2020.
Here is a little bit of background information on the project that could put a man on the Moon
We’re the Golden Spike Company, a private business planning a series of expeditions to explore the Moon by people from nations around the globe. Test flights are planned to begin in 2017, and landings by 2020. And all of it will be on your big screen TVs, laptops, tablets, and phones. And we have the team to do it, led by former NASA leaders, our team is also deep in space-industry veterans, world-renowned planetary scientists, Hollywood and other media professionals, and experienced business people.
You too can get involved by backing this project on the crowd funding site Indiegogo from $10 (£6.40).
Source: Golden Spike Company