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A Timeline for Humanity’s Colonization of Space


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Late 2017: Heavy Falcon Launch

2018: Preparing for Space Tourism

2019: Space Tourism and Observation

2020-2025: “Earth Reliant” and Beyond

2022: Making Mars Habitable

2024: Manned Missions on the BFR

2025-2030: A Year in Space

2030s: NASA Sends Humans to Mars

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Blue Origin

Company with the vision to enable a future for people to live and work in space.

Elon Musk

Technology entrepreneur, investor, and engineer


National Aeronautics and Space Administration


Aerospace manufacturer and space transportation services company.

Virgin Galactic

Spaceflight company developing commercial spacecraft.

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Space Colonization