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Providing his space travel firm lifts off, Sir Richard Branson said earlier this year he’d like to build hotels in space as destinations for his travelers. Virgin Galactic is expected to fly its first suborbital passengers within a year. “If we can get enough people wanting to fly [to space] we can start building Virgin hotels in space, we can start doing trips to Mars, we can colonize Mars, we can start pulling asteroids back to Earth to see what minerals they have got in them,” he said during an interview on The Jonathan Ross show in the UK.
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