SpaceX and Elon Musk has now presented their vision of making humans a multiplanetary species. Based on the new rocket engine Raptor the Interplanetary Transport System will take 100 people to Mars.
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The Verge: SpaceX articles
Space.com: SpaceX’s Mars colonization in images
Video below: SpaceX’s Interplanetary Transport System:
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Wikipedia: SpaceX | Elon Musk | Mars | Raptor rocket engine | Interplanetary Transport System | Mars Colonization
It’s about to start, you can follow it live at www.iac2016.org.
Elon Musk is expected to present his mission to Mars today: Making Humans a Multiplanetary Species.
English video stream. Full programme: PDF.
The Verge: Elon Musk’s Mars colonization announcement
Chris Anderson (TED) on Elon Musk: The World’s Most Remarkable Entrepreneur
The site “Wait But Why” is writing a four-part series on Elon Musk and his companies. Don’t miss it!
Part One: Elon Musk: The World’s Raddest Man
Part Two: How Tesla Will Change The World
Part Three: How (And Why) SpaceX Will Colonize Mars
Part Four: The Cook and the Chef: Musk’s secret dauce
Don’t miss the sources at the end of each part.
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