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‘The Martian’ author Andy Weir solved moon economics to make his new book ‘Artemis’ believable





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  • “The Martian” author Andy Weir has a new novel about a heist on the moon called “Artemis”.
  • The book, which goes on sale Tuesday, strives for a high level of scientific and economic realism to make its story believable.
  • The author used real-world economics to create a reason his fictional moon colony might exist.
  • According to Weir’s calculations, in a few decades it may cost $70,000 for a two-week vacation to the moon.


Editor’s note:
Artemis” is the second sci-fi novel written by Andy Weir, author of the blockbuster sci-fi novel “The Martian.” The new book goes on sale Tuesday.
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Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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