Category: Mars

Problems with Mars missions: Radiation, Solar Flares, Meteoroids and Dust Storms
24.12.2018

Problems with Mars missions: Radiation, Solar Flares, Meteoroids and Dust Storms „it receives occasional lethal blasts that occur with strong solar flares“ (src) Maybe an „Underground“ Mars colony would be good to shield against deadly radiation? src: https://www.space.com/21353-space-radiation-mars-mission-threat.html Radiation: “The […]

How to generate Energy on Mars – a Mars Turbine
24.12.2018

All 3 years you will have a major Dust storm on Mars that lasts for weeks or months and reduces sunlight to 10% making solar energy almost worthless in this time. While – of course – good batteries (that can […]

Water Ice found in crater on Mars
22.12.2018

due to the lack of magnetic field solar radiation is said to have nocked away most of Mars‘ water… (every drop of water instantly either freezes or vaporates) – there seems to be „enough“ water in frozen form that just […]