MoonDAO has purchased two tickets to space with Blue Origin and will select the astronauts through a public drawing and other contest features.Anyone can win a chance to go to space by minting a \u201cTicket to Space\u201d NFT. One must be on the Moonlist to mint.The NFT tickets go on sale on May 29, at 3 pm UTC and are free to mint.On May 5, MoonDAO announced it had purchased tickets on Blue Origin\u2019s New Shepard rocket to fly to space. Today, MoonDAO has announced the holders of its new \u201cTicket to Space\u201d nonfungible token (NFT) collection can win a seat on the trip.To make the opportunity available to anyone, MoonDAO is giving away each of its \u201cTicket to Space\u201d NFTs for free, letting anyone mint the NFTs and fly to space on a Blue Origin rocket. There will be 9,060 \u201cTicket to Space\u201d NFTs available to mint, with one mint per person enforced. Users must be on the Moonlist ahead of time to enter.Minting free \u2018Ticket to Space\u2019 NFTsIn order to mint one of MoonDAO\u2019s free \u201cTicket to Space\u201d NFTs, enroll on MoonDAO\u2019s Moonlist here: app.verisoul.xyz\/moondao.Getting on the Moonlist is easy: Users can register their Twitter or Discord and verify themselves with ID. Being on the Moonlist places them on a list to mint NFTs on May 29, at 3 pm UTC.How will MoonDAO choose who flies to space?On June 5, a snapshot will be taken of all \u201cTicket to Space\u201d NFT holders. Each holder will be entered into a random public drawing. The winners of MoonDAO\u2019s astronaut-selection process can fly to space, providing each individual also meets Blue Origin\u2019s flight requirements. Blue Origin reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to evaluate all potential individuals and approve or deny access for any voyage.Perks of the \u2018Ticket to Space\u2019 NFTAside from a chance to go to space, NFT holders will also be airdropped MOONEY, the decentralized autonomous organization\u2019s (DAO\u2019s) governance token, and vote on MoonDAO decisions. NFT holders will be fully-fledged DAO members with perks such as special access to future DAO projects, special-event access such as a party for spacefaring members and access to NFT holder-exclusive parts of the platform\u2019s Discord.MoonDAO\u2019s origin storyFounded in November 2021, MoonDAO is a DAO united by the mission of decentralizing access to space research and exploration. It launched on Juicebox with an initial fundraising goal of $450,000 to send members into space and achieved huge success with 2,623 Ether (ETH) \u2014 equivalent to roughly $8.3 million at closing \u2014 raised by the community.The community currently has a treasury of more than $40 million. Its recent space-travel project for its community represents MoonDAO\u2019s first major milestone in space exploration, but this is only the first mission: the platform has a multi-year roadmap ahead.What\u2019s next for MoonDAO?MoonDAO has an ambitious mission to decentralize access to space research and exploration and is focused on building a new type of organization that facilitates international collaboration for space-related projects.In line with this mission, MoonDAO has recently launched the MoonDAO Projects Program, which offers anyone worldwide up to $50,000 for the first month for projects promoting MoonDAO\u2019s stated mission. The projects are wide-ranging and can involve research, engineering, governance, international space collaboration or art. Current projects in the MoonDAO pipeline include the construction of a MoonDAO satellite, the production of the first music video filmed in space and preliminary projects leading to the design of a MoonDAO rocket.How to join MoonDAO?Anyone can join MoonDAO by joining the MoonDAO Discord. Contributors can also purchase MoonDAO\u2019s governance token MOONEY, giving token holders the right to govern the DAO and help lead humanity toward an intergalactic future while bringing everyone along for the ride.There is no expectation of profit with the MOONEY token; it is a governance token. No one receives fractionalized ownership of the DAO\u2019s assets in exchange for the token. Check the FAQs for more information and disclaimers.For more information:Join the Discord: discord.com\/invite\/5nAu7K9aESFollow on Twitter: twitter.com\/OfficialMoonDAOVisit the official website: moondao.comRead the first blog article introducing MoonDAO.