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Old 03-11-2017, 10:18 AM
 
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Say you were given the option to be one of the first to colonize mars and while you would get all the necessary supplies and such, it also would mean it would be a one way trip and you would never return to Earth and eventually die on Mars. Would you be willing to do so? And for those married you could take your spouse and/or children with you.
No !
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Old 03-11-2017, 10:20 AM
 
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That question should be asked of prisoners facing ........life in prison w/o parole...
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Old 03-11-2017, 11:09 AM
 
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No, I would not go to Mars
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Old 03-11-2017, 11:53 AM
 
Location: Chicago area
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A big NO WAY! for me. The boring landscape alone would kill me. I'd feel like a prisoner.
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Old 03-11-2017, 12:14 PM
 
Location: Out there somewhere...a traveling man.
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I would because when I was a youngster and asked my mom where I came from she answered, "Mars".
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Old 03-11-2017, 12:20 PM
 
Location: The Circle City. Sometimes NE of Bagdad.
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No
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Old 03-11-2017, 12:21 PM
 
Location: Long Neck , DE
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Maybe when I was younger. Too old now.
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Old 03-11-2017, 02:51 PM
 
Location: Somewhere over the rainbow in "OZ "
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From the stories I heard while at the Space Center.. Logistical it will be a nightmare to get humans there and back...


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cTMaTeUsWis
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Old 03-11-2017, 04:27 PM
 
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If it had decent Broadband, and a plentiful supply of KitKats and other chocolates, I might consider it! lol!
Hey! We don't have decent broadband here on the Texas South Plains.

Then again, I've often called our spring weather out here Martian-like.
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Old 03-12-2017, 05:18 PM
 
Location: Type 0.7 Kardashev
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No.

Mars is no place to raise kids.

In fact, it's cold as hell.
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