We have enough tensions and challenges for a lifetime—between countries, between companies, between individuals. Mars is no exception.
Space life is, in many ways, like being in prison, only with (hopefully) nicer individuals to deal with.
“They say that science and faith don’t mix. But when everything is telling you you’ve already lost, there’s nothing you can do but believe.”
For the first astronauts who attempt to break the bonds of gravity and start a colony on Mars, sacrifice is an important concept. Perhaps we can learn from them.