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Chinese biz baron wants to shove his artificial moon where the sun doesn't shine – literally

herman Silver badge

Russia did this decades ago

This is hardly a new idea. Russia tested a reflector way back in 1992. They actually launched it and it worked:

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/how-russian-space-mirror-briefly-lit-night-180957894/

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