More than 600 Chinese Sign Up for ‘One way Ticket’ to Mars
Reports suggested that more than 600 Chinese people have applied for the opportunity to live on Mars in dome-shaped space capsules.
Volunteers are being searched by the Mars One project to reside on the Red Planet. The project will be choosing two men and two women to take off to the planet by the year 2023. Reports suggested that it costs an amount equivalent to only £7 to sign up to Mars.
The project is an invention of the Dutch entrepreneur Bas Lansdorp, who has hoped to send man on Mars in the upcoming 10 years. More than 600 hundred people from China has already granted their names for getting associated with the ambitious Dutch aerospace project, which is setting its mind to send people to the Mars.
The project is generating enthusiasm to discover outer space. It is also part of the controversies that are seeing the trip as a suicide mission as the applicants are being sent to the planet which is uninhabitable by humans.
The project is scheduled to be initializing in year 2023. It will be taking four humans to the Red Planet. After three weeks of the launch of the sign up process of the project, over 20,000 people from all around the globe submitted their applications on the internet.
From over 20,000 people from all around the world, who submitted their applications, 600 were Chinese.
New Zealand News
- Porsche reportedly developing electric version of 718 sports car
- Tesla Model Y Performance becomes little bit more expensive to order in China
- Porsche’s recently unveiled Mission R Concept previews electric race cars of future
- Chinese manufacturer GAC’s Aion V e-SUV can charge 0-80% in just 8 minutes
- Oshidori International exits Japanese casino race, citing serious ethical irregularities
- Italian motorcycle racer Valentino Rossi enters e-bike business with VR46 MTB range
- Micro Mobility shows off production version of Microlino 2.0 and 3-wheeled e-scooter
- Chinese electric motorcycle maker Evoke Motorcycles to set up shops in Spain
- TenneT adds more electric BMWs to study use of EVs to support power grids
- Italy’s ASPI announces plans to install cross-country ultra-fast EV charging network