Photos: The 3D printed moon base of the future

The lunar base

When it's complete, the lunar base will be able to house four people comfortably. The skylights draw daylight, but the workspaces and living spaces are sheltered from the pressurized atmosphere.

Image: ESA

By Lyndsey Gilpin

Lyndsey Gilpin is a former Staff Writer for TechRepublic, covering sustainability and entrepreneurship. She's co-author of the book Follow the Geeks.