The next decade is going to be an important one, with declining costs and advanced technology propelling the space economy to new highs.
To build a colony on Mars, we must know where the best chance of survival is. For Mars, some researchers have identified the planet’s poles.
The dream to become a multi-planetary species is becoming the most sought-out goal in space exploration.
The global coverage of satellites offer a unique, fact-based perspective that can help us overcome our greatest challenges.
Wouldn't the Moon, so much nearer than Mars, be a better first step for humanity? Actually, no – it’s just too different.
What makes this all possible is that the Falcon 9 rocket is made under one roof by one private company with one leader.
Multi-billionaire founder of SpaceX and Tesla Elon Musk said he believes there is a 70% chance of him getting to Mars.
Mankind has no choice but to colonise Mars if human beings are to have a future, physicist and science populariser Brian Cox has said.
With our rising planet’s population competing for space and resources, we may need to look beyond Earth to help ensure humanity’s survival.
Mars is singular in that it possesses all the raw materials required to support not only life, but a new branch of human civilization.
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