New moon: China to launch lunar lighting in outer space
China is planning to launch its own 'artificial moon' by 2020 to replace streetlamps and lower electricity costs in urban areas, state media reported Friday. Chengdu, a city in southwestern Sichuan province, is developing "illumination satellites ...
China Plans to Launch an 'Artificial Moon' to Light Up the Night Skies
China wants to launch a fake moon in 2020 that is definitely not a Death Star
Artificial Moon Bright Enough to Replace Street Lamps Planned for Chinese City
Published on 19 Oct 2018 at 02:00PM