by Jennifer Campbell
Today, Elon Musk unveiled his plans to colonize Mars using tech from his SpaceX company. See there, in the video above that looks like a clip from an especially dour and pretentious piece of space Oscar bait? That's the solar-powered spaceship that will supposedly carry humans to the Red Planet, where they would spend the next 40 to 100 years building a colony.
At a space conference, Elon Musk revealed SpaceX's plans to get humans to Mars - and noted that the company has already spent tens of millions of dollars on the project.
Tech billionaire and SpaceX founder Elon Musk wants to colonize Mars with a million people in an effort to protect humanity from certain doom. To that end, Musk is giving a keynote talk at the 67th International Astronautical Congre...
QUADALAJARA, Mexico—It takes an audacious visionary to set out to colonize Mars—a planet no person has ever set foot on—in a venture to make humans a multi-planetary species. But that’s the goal Elon Musk has always had for SpaceX, ...
The SpaceX CEO says in case of a doomsday event, we need to be prepared to go to Mars. Why Mars? It's better than the "hot acid bath" of Venus, he says.