2016 Space Exploration Was Enlightening And Kinda Weird

By Katherine Biek
2016 was a big year for space exploration.
Elon Musk unveiled plans for a new rocket engine, which will shuttle people to the new colony he wants to build on Mars. A plan that's getting two thumbs up from President Obama. But if Mars isn't your thing, Asgardia is another option. More than half a million people have already signed up to one day live in this new nation-state in space. Just don't expect Thor to be your next door neighbor. He lives on Asgard, not Asgardia.
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