Out of this World: Issues of Managing Tourism and Humanity’s Heritage on the Moon

@article{Spennemann2006OutOT,
  title={Out of this World: Issues of Managing Tourism and Humanity’s Heritage on the Moon},
  author={Dirk H. R. Spennemann},
  journal={International Journal of Heritage Studies},
  year={2006},
  volume={12},
  pages={356 - 371}
}
  • D. Spennemann
  • Published 1 July 2006
  • Sociology
  • International Journal of Heritage Studies
Space tourism has become a reality and is bound to become ever more affordable. It is now time to spend serious thought on how humanity is going to manage the human material culture and heritage sites on the surface of the Moon. After all, the Apollo XI mission is of global human significance inasmuch as it was the first time a human being set foot on another celestial body. Environmental conditions on the Moon are such that what is considered low‐impact visitation on Earth would have… 

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