NASA Heads Back to the Moon, This Time With Robots and Laser-Powered Space Internet

It’s not a Mars colony mission, but it still sounds pretty cool. Here’s the launch video.

More Than 100,000 People Eager to Die on Mars

Interested in a one-way ticket to Mars? Get in line.

With PayPal Galactic, PayPal Wants to Know How You’ll Pay for Your Room at Hotel Mars

When on Mars, do you tip like a New Yorker or like a European?

Elon Musk on Why Humans Should Set Up Shop on Mars: It’s a Fixer-Upper

Sure, Mars is a fixer-upper of a planet, but if we only stay on Earth something will wipe us out eventually.

Tech Renaissance Man Elon Musk Talks Cars, Spaceships and Hyperloops at D11

“Mars is a fixer-upper of a planet, but we could make it work,” says Tesla and SpaceX head Elon Musk.

Mission to Mars

I’ve said I want to die on Mars. Just not on impact.

Elon Musk, speaking at South by Southwest about his desire to travel to Mars

NASA Engineers Prep for a Software Upgrade. On Mars.

And you thought your last upgrade was complicated.


Stages of Guilt (Comic)

Here is the latest comic from our Joy of Tech friends at Geek Culture, Nitrozac and Snaggy. Joy of Tech appears three times a week in the Voices section of this site.


“We Are on Mars Again. It’s a Great Day.”

Precisely on time and target, NASA’s Curiosity rover touched down safely on Mars Monday to begin an ambitious two-year trek through a mountainous crater that promises to reveal whether the red planet was ever hospitable to life.

Bull’s-Eye! Curiosity, NASA’s $2.5 Billion Rover, Has Landed on Mars.

Years of work, minutes of high tension and, finally, success.

Viral Video: “John Carter” Is on Mars