mars colony

Could We Marsiform Ourselves?

Changing another world to support Earth life is called terraforming. But maybe it's a better idea to just change Earth…

7 years ago

Astronomy Cast Ep. 429: Living on Mars

When Elon Musk announced plans to send humans to Mars, he conveniently left out one important aspect. How are we…

8 years ago

Can We Get Space Madness?

If science fiction has taught us anything, it’s that nothing makes a person go crazier than the harsh isolation of…

8 years ago

Shouldn’t We Fix the Earth First?

Fraser gives 5 answers to the question, “why should we explore space when we have so many problems here on…

8 years ago

These are the 40 Who Might Die on Mars

200,000 people applied to be one-way colonists to Mars. Now they're being whittled down to 40.

8 years ago

When Can I Die on Mars?

Elon Musk recently announced SpaceX's plans to send a spacecraft to the surface of Mars by 2018. It’s never been…

8 years ago

SpaceX Announces Plan to Launch Private Dragon Mission to Mars in 2018

SpaceX announced plans today, April 27, for the first ever private mission to Mars which involves sending an uncrewed version…

8 years ago

Mars Colony Will Have To Wait, Says NASA Scientists

Despite NASA's proposed mission to Mars in the 2030s, two NASA scientists recently indicated that a permanent colony is still…

8 years ago

‘A City on Mars’ is Elon Musk’s Ultimate Goal Enabled by Rocket Reuse Technology

Elon Musk’s dream and ultimate goal of establishing a permanent human presence on the Red Planet in the form of…

8 years ago

How Do We Settle on Mars?

The idea of colonizing Mars has been explored at length, in fiction and as a real possibility. But what are…

9 years ago