NASA: The First Person Who Goes To Mars Should Be A Woman

US | Gabrielle Okun
FILE PHOTO: A test version of the Orion crew module is shown following testing and recovery procedures with the U.S. Navy in San Diego, California, U.S., January 25, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo

‘I don’t mind volunteering’

Here Is Why Rush Limbaugh Is DEAD Wrong About Space Colonies

op-ed | Mark Whittington
Shutterstock/Vladi333, Getty Images/Ethan Miller

Limbaugh sounds like a stereotypical liberal when he ascribes limits to human ingenuity and imagination

NBC Columnist Says Space Travel Is Just Another Example Of ‘Toxic Masculinity’

US | Jena Greene
SUN VALLEY, ID - JULY 07: Elon Musk, CEO and CTO of SpaceX, CEO and product architect of Tesla Motors, and chairman of SolarCity, attends the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference on July 8, 2015 in Sun Valley, Idaho. Many of the world's wealthiest and most powerful business people from media, finance, and technology attend the annual week-long conference which is in its 33nd year. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

‘Houston, we have a problem. And it’s the patriarchy’

NASA's New Mars Rover Accidentally Discovers Dinosaur Fossil During Testing

Energy | Andrew Follett
Mars rover. Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Vadim Sadovski)

‘We initially noticed a rock that looked surprisingly like a thigh bone protruding from the ground’

NASA's First Mars Habitat To Be Made From Recycled Space Shuttle Parts

Energy | Andrew Follett
Space home on Mars. The base humans in space (Shutterstock/Katrevich Valeriy)

A full scale prototype

Rover Finds That Mars Could Have Supported Life For 700 Million Years

Energy | Andrew Follett
Searching for life on planet Mars - Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Juergen Faelchle)

‘A habitable environment on Mars, three billion years ago’

Everything Scientists Thought About The Origin Of Life On Earth May Be Wrong

Energy | Andrew Follett
Discovering cure. Concentrated young female scientist holding test tube and looking at it while sitting at her working place (Shutterstock/g-stockstudio)

‘Serious flaws with claims’

Scientists Confirm: Mars Ain't The Kind Of Place To Raise Your Kids

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
And there's no one there to raise them if you did

NASA Totally Swears It Is Not Brutally Enslaving Children On Mars

US | Eric Owens
Mars Shutterstock/Vadim Sadovski

‘There is a colony on Mars that is populated by children who were kidnapped’

Is NASA's Mars Rover Getting Close To Artificial Intelligence?

Energy | Andrew Follett
Mars rover. Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Vadim Sadovski)

Curiosity can search for rocks even when not in contact with NASA

Farming Methods Designed For Mars Could Feed Northern Canada

Energy | Andrew Follett
Woman in the laboratory of Plant Genetics (Shutterstock/science photo)

‘Trying to grow a tomato in a snowbank’

Here's Elon Musk's Plan To Build A 1 Million Person City On Mars Starting In 2020

Energy | Andrew Follett
Astronaut man walks in the desert with mountains in Mars. Journey to the red planet. Landscape of the red planet Mars (Shutterstock/Alones)

Musk said he’ll sort out the financial issues later

New Rover Evidence Suggests Mars May Have Been Habitable 3.5 Billion Years Ago

US | Andrew Follett
Searching for life on planet Mars - Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Juergen Faelchle)

‘We think early Mars may have been similar to early Earth’

Rocket Scientist: 'Very Probable' Space Billionaires Will Beat NASA To Mars

Energy | Andrew Follett
An artist's depiction of a team of astronauts performing work on a space station while orbiting above the surface of Mars. Elements of this image furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock/Marc Ward)

‘Will spend tens of billions on it’

NASA Can Probably Stop An Asteroid, But Wouldn't Detect A Comet In Time, Study Finds

Energy | Andrew Follett
The Falling Meteor Rain. Comet in space, meteor and energy, asteroid glow, powerful star moving. Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Vadim Sadovski)

‘Currently almost impossible’

Rocket Scientist: 'No One Needs' NASA's Planned Moon Space Station 'For Any Purpose'

Energy | Andrew Follett
Astronaut on the moon. Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Vadim Sadovski)

‘It is strictly a liability, not an asset’

NASA To Build 'Deep Space Gateway' Around Moon Starting In 2027

Energy | Andrew Follett
Brave astronaut at the spacewalk on the moon. This image elements furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock/ Vadim Sadovski )

‘Journey to Mars’