Richard Garriott Discusses Luna 21 and Lunokhod 2

Those of you who have been following the Codex and its predecessor for a while now will recall that, back in 2013, it was revealed that Richard Garriott had become the owner of two objects on the surface of the Moon: the Luna 21 lander and the Lunokhod 2 rover.

Evidently, though, the people who run the Space Archaeology blog weren’t aware of this, and thus had a spirited conversation with Richard Garriott via Twitter — about his ownership of the lander and rover, and the politics and economics surrounding ownership of objects on the Moon — back in January.

It’s worth a read in full, but here are a couple choice quotes from Lord British:

It’s that last one, I think, that’s particularly interesting.