How would we feed a million people on Mars? The only solution is Martian agriculture.
In a rare instance of environmental success, the United Nations has just announced it believes the damage to the Earth’s protective ozone layer will be fully restored by the year 2050.
Every month for a year, the Menu for Mars Supper Club met at a New York restaurant, “gathering recommendations, suggestions and opinions from restaurateurs about what food they would prepare on Mars”.
A mission to Mars would take two to three years, and NASA is doing serious research on how best to ensure happy and well-fed astronauts for the whole trip.
Believe it or not, the first space travellers were seeds.
If you had to live the rest of your life on Mars, what would you miss the most?