Japanese company wants to build a space elevator by 2050

Signal of change / Japanese company wants to build a space elevator by 2050

By Dorothy Ng / 07 Mar 2017

It is now technically possible to build an elevator straight up into space.

Japanese Company wants to Build a Space Elevator by 2050

Space Elevator Japanese company Obayashi has announced that they will have a space elevator constructed by 2050. The elevator will reach 96,000 kilometres into space and will transport people and cargo to a new space station. We look at the development of this futuristic technology, in this Lip New



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