Chinese Scientist are reportedly in the process of creating an artificial moon that once launched will light up the country bright and inexpensively. Yes, you read right, an artificial moon. The country plans to have the artificial moon finalized and launched into space by 2020, according to Time.
If things go as planned, the moon created by Chinese Scientists will be eight times brighter than the real moon and will project enough energy to light up the entire country during the night. information on the artificial moon’s power source and other operational information has not yet been released. But the ‘Chinese moon’ is on the way and will be a reality in less than two years.