The Red Planet has some of the largest volcanoes known to science, but none appear to be active. Yet.
“This site can tell us about the type of environment where life may have begun on Earth."
There are some less obvious social and political challenges Musk should be prepared to tackle.
Once more unto the Moon — then onward to Mars.
Newly-discovered ice could fuel and hydrate future manned missions.
No matter what, microbial hitchhikers will definitely be introduced to the Martian environment.
This wouldn't bode well for any life on the surface.
SpaceX’s BFR puts off-world colonization within our grasp.
“It’s about believing in the future, that it’ll be better than the past. And I can’t think of anything more exciting than going out there and being among the stars.”
It can support a crew of four people for two weeks.
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