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Matt Williams


Making the First Martians: Making a Garden on Mars

Carl Sagan showed that Mars has the necessary elements to become more "Earth-like", providing some serious changes are introduced.

Making the First Martians: Building an Economy on Mars

If we intend to "go interplanetary" and establish a colony on Mars, we need to know how to address the long-term needs of the colonists.

Making the First Martians: Living on the Red Planet

Mars is cold, dry, irradiated, and the air is thin and unbreathable. But with the right kind of technology, living on Mars could be possible.

Making the First Martians: Getting to the Red Planet

SpaceX has been working on a launch system that consists of a reusable spacecraft and a super-heavy booster - aka. the Starship and Super Heavy.

Making the First Martians: Could We Colonize the Red Planet?

Sure, we haven’t figured it all out yet. But the prospect of becoming the first Martians continues to inspire ideas and possible solutions!

Are We Going to Colonize the Moon?

With private aerospace companies like SpaceX hoping to make lunar tourism a reality, the message is clear: We’re going back to the Moon.

Reaching for the Stars: The Case for Interstellar Travel

Interstellar travel is something that is not likely to happen for a long time. But in spite of the challenges, the hope remains.

The future of space colonization – terraforming or space habitats?

With Elon Musk looking to colonize Mars in the near future, the size and shape of humanity's future in space is difficult to predict.