Mars One: Dutch Startup Aims To Colonize Red Planet In 2023 The Huffington Post

Bored with talk about building a lunar colony? A Dutch startup that goes by the name Mars One says it will establish a colony on Mars by 2023, according to the Mars One website. In 2022, a crew of four will embark on a seven-month flight to the Red Planet–and stay there for the rest of their lives, according to the website. A new team will make the trip every two years, enabling the colony to grow.