Building Homes on Mars

MIT studies how future inhabitants of Mars can not only survive, but live a good life.
June 23, 2004, 1pm PDT | Adam Weiss
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"If you have the heart of a homesteader and can endure a seven-month journey inside a container the size of a minivan, perhaps you will be among the first settlers of one of humanity's next frontiers: Mars."

"You may even find a comfy home -- made with locally produced red brick, metal and fiberglass -- waiting for you on the red planet, thanks to scientists and engineers, many of them from MIT, who are looking into the challenges of building homes on Mars."

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Published on Monday, June 21, 2004 in Wired
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