Monday, May 13, 2013

So...

...how many people would be willing to take a one-way trip to Mars? At least 78,000, that being how many applications Mars One has received.

We do still have some pioneers, it seems. I was starting to worry - we're becoming entirely too obsessed with "safety" and "security" as a society. (In fact, I have seen people actually say not just that they wouldn't go to Mars but that nobody else should either. It's "stupid" and "too dangerous.") A species that becomes obsessed with safety is one that stops evolving, and a species that stops evolving...