World War 3 fears drive rush for Mars

Text smaller Text bigger A SpaceX Dragon capsule used to deliver supplies to the International Space Station (Photo: Space X) A titan of technology is racing to colonize Mars because he says nuclear war, evil artificial intelligence or religious radicalism could unexpectedly end humanity. SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk says making it to Mars within a short window of time is imperative to the survival of the human race. Musk, whose position allows a unique vantage point of emerging technology, predicts time is limited to insure humanity against an extinction-level event of its own making. “There’s a window that could be opened for a long time or a short time where we have an opportunity to establish a self-sustaining base on Mars before something happens to drive the technology…


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