Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk spent Thursday exchanging barbs about their respective plans to conquer space.
At an event in Washington, D.C., Bezos unveiled plans to put people on the moon, unveiling a giant lunar-landing vehicle named “Blue Moon.”
According to Bloomberg, one of Bezos’ slides included a subtle reference to Musk’s red planet mission, pointing out the pitfalls of life on Mars.
Musk tweeted that “putting the word ‘Blue’ on a ball is questionable branding.”
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It’s the intergalactic battle of the billionaires that’s taking place right here on Earth. Yes, Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk are exchanging barbs again about their respective plans to conquer space.
The two have a history of clashes over their space race ambitions, and their rivalry came to the fore again on Thursday as Bezos drew back the curtains on his vision to put people on the moon.
Business Insider’s Dave Mosher was in the room as Bezos revealed a giant lunar-landing vehicle created by his rocket company Blue Origin. Designed to deliver payloads to the moon’s surface, the “Blue Moon” would aim to establish a “sustained human presence” on the moon.
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