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We're sending humans to Mars! Watch our #JourneytoMars briefing live today at 12pm ET: www.nasa.gov... #Orion
originally posted by: rickymouse
Why would anyone want to go to Mars. It looks like a big desert. I hope for the sake of the astronauts that there is a Mars Bar up there that serves cheap drinks. It would be pretty boring staring at sand and rocks.
originally posted by: Cobaltic1978
It looks pretty barren up there, but I wonder if the rover has picked up the possibility of fossil fuels being present?
it will certainly make for interesting times though.
originally posted by: AgentShillington
I for one can't wait for people to simply deny that this is happening.
Also, I don't know whether or not to like this news because I don't know where Obama stands on it.
originally posted by: Glassbender777
We have been needing some sort of amazing goal, and maybe acheivment for a while now. I really really hope this is for real, and not some marketing gimmic.This could excite an entire generation of youngsters, that have yet to have anything to work towards.
I can only think of two possibilities: