Did you ever thought about living in Mars ? Mars One is the first realistic project you will ever encountered for gradual-colonization of Mars. It has already gathered support among scientists and is searching for sponsors to get the first person to land on this red planet.
There is already an established plan for the preparation and astronaut training. The first humans to settle on Mars will arrive in 2023, with the launch scheduled for September 14, 2022. for More Info head to their official website but watch the video below first!
The roadmap of Mars One:
2013 - The astronaut selection begins. A total of 40 people will be chosen to live and train in a replica of the Martian settlement.
2014 - This is where the preparation for sending the first batch of supplies and communication satellite begins.
2016 - In January the supplies, 2500 kg of food and the satellite will be send to Mars.
2018 - A rover will land on Mars. It will choose the best location for the settlement and will stream live video to Earth available for anyone to watch.
2021 - All supplies for the settlement will have landed on Mars plus a second rover.
2022 - All the machinery needed for water, oxygen and atmosphere production will be ready. The first manned flight to Mars launches on September 14. Four people will take the one-way trip to the red planet.
2023 - The first people will land on Mars and start working on the settlement. Two years later the next colonizers will arrive, bringing new modules, rover and hardware.