"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious." - Albert Einstein
Posted 11 August 2013 - 10:07 AM
The fact that there's no way to get home again has done little to stop people signing up in their droves.
IB Times said:
The chance to colonise a new planet sounds like something from Star Trek, but early settlers need to accept that they are unlikely to see Earth again. This is exactly what a large number of people will do in 2022, when the Mars One project launches.
I wonder if its possible to sign up other people than myself.... like my neighbour.
Now that communications technology has made it possible to give global reach to the bizarre and archive it forever, it is essential for men and women of reason resolutely to counter the delusions of the fringe element.— James S. Robbins
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it." Aristotle
Posted 11 August 2013 - 03:30 PM
I bet over half of these people want to go and not come back because they know this rock is rapidly going down the crapper!
They are thinking something along the lines of...
"Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it." George Bernard Shaw
"I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it." Thomas Jefferson
Well the problem with Leaving this Planet ,Mars is far more difficult to Live on than any Earth even for the next 50 to 100 years ! But Give us time We can destroy it Sooner If we Keep on this tract !
No way in He$$ that we can Tera-form Mars in under a few thousand years the way I see it ! But Hey ! Im all for the Trip ! One cant Live forever ! I would go in a heart beat !