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From the Editor's Desk - 18 Jul 2019
Fifty years since the first manned lunar mission, there is renewed interest in colonising the moon. Underground excavation will play a vital role in establishing any permanent lunar bases, as Jamal Rostami explains in our video interview. Research and development efforts will need to be global in scope to ensure benefits to all mankind.

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