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Tuesday, April 01, 2008

Colonizing Mars

For thousands of years, the human race has spread out across the Earth, scaling mountains and plying the oceans, planting crops and building highways, raising skyscrapers and atmospheric CO2 levels, and observing, with tremendous and unflagging enthusiasm, the Biblical injunction to be fruitful and multiply across our world's every last nook, cranny and subdivision.

An invitation.

Earth has issues, and it's time humanity got started on a Plan B. So, starting in 2014, Virgin founder Richard Branson and Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin will be leading hundreds of users on one of the grandest adventures in human history: Project Virgle, the first permanent human colony on Mars


Jonathan Erdman said...

Top 100 April Fool's Jokes

ktismatics said...

Cross-cultural studies time... In France April 1st is called "Poisson d'Avril" -- April Fish. The standard prank is to tape a piece of paper with a drawing of a fish on it to your victim's back. Absurd, no?

ktismatics said...

Here's an example.