As Elon Musk increasingly thinks about turning humanity into a “multiplanetary” species, the conversation has focused on where people will live.
Naturally, the mysterious Musk has a plan for this.
The 49-year-old CEO of SpaceX said that in order to build a city on Mars, people must first live in “glass domes”.
Eventually, the Red Planet could be “terraformed to sustain life like Earth,” Musk tweeted.
This process will be “too slow to be relevant in our lives,” he added, although it is important to establish a base on Mars soon.
“At least one future space civilization – discovering our ruins ̵
In 2015, Musk discussed the placement of a city on Mars after a successful rocket landing by SpaceX. NASA’s long-term goal is to send a manned mission to Mars in the 2030s.
In June 2017, Musk published an article about the transformation of humanity into a multiplanetary species, outlining plans to have up to 1 million people on Mars.
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After his company SpaceX received an official certificate from NASA to transport astronauts to the International Space Station earlier this month, which Musk described as a “great honor,” the 49-year-old said the news would help inspire “confidence in our endeavor.” return to the moon, travel to Mars, and finally help humanity become multiplanetary. “
Last month, Musk, who once advocated the launch of a nuclear weapon on Mars to make it more habitable, set a four-year schedule for the SpaceX unmanned mission to Mars, but warned that the schedule was “just a guess.”
In 2018, the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla said he had a “70% chance” of moving to Mars, but with the stipulation that he had a “good chance” of dying on the way to the Red Planet. Two years earlier, he had set out an ambitious plan to place human life on Mars.
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