#10: For Sale: The Moon

Throughout history, people have looked up at the moon. Most of us just look up in awe and wonder. Some people look up and the biggest chunk of unclaimed real estate in history – and see themselves as the first man clever enough to claim it. We discuss a few of these claims, and how they don’t have a legal leg to stand on, and how you can buy Pluto (in it’s entirety) for $250 million dollars.

 

Show Notes

Justinian’s Classification of Things

The Lunar Embassy

Dennis Hope’s letter claiming ownership of the Moon and other planets

Lunar Embassy Press Releases

Buy Pluto (in it’s entirety)

Chicago Man Stakes Claim to Outer Space (1949)

Lunar Real Estate: Buyer Beware

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