Infographic: The Cost of Living on Mars
Right now there are multiple organizations all working on plans to take men to Mars and to start the first settlement on the Red Planet. How much is it going to cost to get you there and pay your bills? This cool infographic delves into all the facts of what it will cost to get to Mars and start your life based upon all three of the plans from NASA, Elon Musk’s SpaceX Program, and the Mars Society. You may need to get a grant from the government to pull of this feat, since the lowest cost option of over $48 Billion to get you and a few friends started with your own little farming community on Mars.
The infographic is eye-opening for several facts, but the biggest one is when it lays out the belief it is feasible to have 80,000 humans on the planet in two decades.