Elon Musk unveiled a plan for Mars exploration

The head of SpaceX published an article in which he presented his vision of Mars exploration and demonstrated the steps that need to take mankind to colonize the red planet in the future.

Elon Musk unveiled a plan for Mars exploration

He believes that people will sooner or later still have to move to another planet, as on Earth humanity will inevitably threatened with extinction, so the exit on Mars in space and life should be prepared in advance.

In his article, Mr. Musk said that SpaceX plans to send a ship to Mars Dragon 2 in two years. In 2020, Mars starts another mission, and even the first manned flight will take place in a few years.

Elon Musk unveiled a plan for Mars exploration

Musk said that Mars with the Earth a lot to do, and once he was even more similar to our planet, but to the relocation to Mars to be solved still many questions. Now, for example, you should consider reducing the price of space flights up to 200 thousand dollars - this will make them more accessible to people. According to the head of Space X, the company is already working in this direction, studying the possibilities for creating reusable practical vehicle for space flight. In addition to problems with transport, need to be addressed are still many issues associated with prolonged stay of man in space. For example, it is unclear how to reduce the negative impact of space radiation on humans.