Mars One

Wanna Trip To Space? To Raise Money, Mars One Is Offering A Lynx Joyride

by Elizabeth Howell September 8, 2014

Private trips to space are pricey, but from time to time contests come up that offer even those of modest means the chance to get there. Take Mars One’s latest publicity campaign, which is to offer a chance for a trip upon the (so-far-unflown-in-space) Lynx spacecraft in exchange for donating to the organization, which plans […]

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Mars One Soliciting Your Research Ideas for 2018 Robotic Red Planet Lander

by Ken Kremer July 3, 2014

Would you like to send your great idea for a research experiment to Mars and are searching for a method of transport? The Mars One non-profit foundation that’s seeking settlers for a one-way trip to establish a permanent human colony on the Red Planet starting in the mid-2020’s, is now soliciting science and marketing proposals […]

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Who Wants A One-Way Trip To Mars? Meet Three People Applying For Mars One

by Elizabeth Howell February 12, 2014

If you were to find yourself on the Red Planet, what would you do when you get there? Those who made the second round of the Mars One mission (which aims to establish a colony on Mars in the next decade) are a step closer to answering that question. In interviews with Universe Today, applicants […]

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Mars One Proposes First Privately Funded Robotic Mars Missions – 2018 Lander & Orbiter

by Ken Kremer December 10, 2013

The Mars One non-profit foundation that aims to establish a permanent human settlement on the Red Planet in the mid-2020’s – with colonists volunteering for a one-way trip – took a major step forward today, Dec. 10, when they announced plans to launch the first ever privately funded space missions to Mars in 2018; as […]

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How Canadarm Sparked A Space Artist’s Love of The Universe

by Elizabeth Howell November 15, 2013

OTTAWA, CANADA – A small Canadian community seems an unlikely spot for an artist now working with Mars One (those people plotting a one-way trip to Mars) and asteroid mining concept company Deep Space Industries. But that’s how Bryan Versteeg got his start in life and — despite his remoteness — found space inspiration from […]

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