Africa News, Culture And Rankings

Would You Like To Be A Citizen Of The World’s First Space Nation?

1 min read

First nation on earth asgardia

If everything goes according to an  uncertain, audacious plan, a new country called Asgardia, named after Norse mythology’s city in the skies, could be the first nation ever created in space.

The group behind the Asgardia project includes space experts based out of Canada, Romania, Russia, and the United States.

The hope is to embark on a mission to mine asteroids and defend Earth from dangerous meteorites, space debris, and other threats.

Their core concept is to launch a robotic satellite within the next 18 months (60 years after Russia launched Sputnik, the first artificial satellite), then eventually follow up with a permanent space station “where people can live, work, and have their own rules and regulations” one founding member told Business Insider. 

The site will allow the first 100,000 people to register to become citizens of Asgardia alongside their nationality on Earth.

Already about 90 percent of the 100,000 applications to become founding citizens of the “space nation” have been submitted, so if you are interested click on the link below to sign up.


Join the conversation.. Follow us on Facebook or Twitter So you don't miss out on our posts. You can also Subscribe to receive daily updates.
Copyright © All rights reserved. | Managed by AWD.