NASA’s Next Space Station Will be Much Farther Away

The current International Space Station orbits earth at a distance of roughly 250 miles up.  NASA is planning for the next Space Station to orbit the moon – roughly 240,000 miles from earth.  This planned Space Station, called Lunar Gateway, will be a joint effort with Canada, Europe and Japan. You can read all about it here: https://www.freethink.com/space/space-station

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