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Good morning. 80,000 have allegedly applied for a one-way mission to Mars

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Here’s a job where your retirement plan doesn’t matter:

Dutch company plans to choose crew for private mission with reality TV show, in order to meet $6bn cost

According to the company’s chief medical officer, Norbert Kraft, Mars One is eschewing the usual astronaut candidates – scientists and pilots – in favour of YouTube fanatics and internet people, “because what we are looking for is not restricted to a particular background.”

No, best guess it’s just people who can’t figure out what Goodbye means, in Dutch or English.

3 Replies to “Good morning. 80,000 have allegedly applied for a one-way mission to Mars

  1. 1
    OldArmy94 says:

    Hmmmm, reminds me of the old Twilight Zone, “To Serve Man”

  2. 2
    Mung says:

    If you are going to Mars, News, count me in!

  3. 3
    CharlieD says:

    Please do, and take all your buddies here with you!

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