If we’re to believe the Democrats, we don’t have much longer on this planet. After all, within a few hundred years, the planet’s temperature could rise by two degrees, which apparently means we’re toast.
Does that mean we start looking at moving to another planet now?
We’re on it. NASA is currently working on Mars as a planet.
Here’s what we have to think about.
As humanity continues to advance technologically, one of the questions that arise is whether we can colonize other planets. One such planet that has been the subject of much discussion is Mars. While it may seem like a far-fetched idea, recent developments in space exploration have made the possibility of living on Mars seem more realistic than ever before.
Mars has long been considered a potential planet for human colonization because of its similarities to Earth. It has a similar day/night cycle and a similar tilt and is made up of similar materials. Furthermore, Mars is the closest planet to Earth, making it the most accessible option for human colonization.
One of the biggest challenges of living on Mars is the planet’s harsh environment. The atmosphere on Mars is thin, and there is no magnetic field to protect against solar radiation. This means that any human settlement would need to be well-protected from these dangers. However, recent advancements in technology have made it possible to create self-sustaining habitats on the planet, which could provide the necessary protection for human settlers.
Another consideration for human colonization of Mars is the availability of resources. While Mars is not as rich in resources as Earth, there are still a number of valuable resources. For example, Mars has a significant amount of water, which could be used for drinking, irrigation, and other purposes. Additionally, Mars has a variety of minerals and metals that could be mined for use in construction and manufacturing.
One of the most exciting aspects of the possibility of living on Mars is the potential for scientific exploration. Mars is a treasure trove of scientific discovery, with the planet’s geology, climate, and history providing insights into the early days of the solar system and the potential for life on other planets. Furthermore, studying the planet could help us better understand climate change and how to mitigate its effects here on Earth.
NASA has already created a “Virtual Mars” for the ultimate simulation. Four volunteers have been locked in for a total of 378 days. They will live and work in the space, which has been 3D printed. You can follow more of what they’re doing on NASA.gov.