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#Mars One

# mars-one - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

That plan to make a colony on Mars and film it for reality TV has gone bust
# Mars One
# Mars One

That plan to make a colony on Mars and film it for reality TV has gone bust

Feb 12th 2019, 12:05 PM 20,731 Views 35 Comments

The company is in the red, as it were.

# mars-one - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Plans for human community on Mars pushed back by five years
# Mars One
# Mars One

Plans for human community on Mars pushed back by five years

Dec 8th 2016, 10:58 PM 14,207 Views 43 Comments

Mars One said its first manned mission to the red planet would now not happen until 2031, having previously targeted 2026.

# mars-one - Friday 20 March, 2015

Poll: Do you think the Mars One project will succeed?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think the Mars One project will succeed?

Mar 20th 2015, 8:15 PM 19,233 Views 45 Comments

Bas Lansdorp denied the project is a sham.

# mars-one - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

The Mission to Mars is a complete sham...
# Waste Of Space
# Waste Of Space

The Mission to Mars is a complete sham...

Mar 17th 2015, 7:48 PM 43,303 Views 95 Comments

… according to the Irish physicist who was selected to take part.

# mars-one - Monday 16 February, 2015

Next phase: Irish 'Mars One' hopeful Dr Joseph Roche has made the final 100

Next phase: Irish 'Mars One' hopeful Dr Joseph Roche has made the final 100

Feb 16th 2015, 8:29 AM 17,148 Views 37 Comments

50 men and 50 women have been named in the final 100 this morning. The high cost of the mooted mission precludes the option of a return trip.

# mars-one - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Remember those people who want to live on Mars? They'd die after 68 days
# Exploration
# Exploration

Remember those people who want to live on Mars? They'd die after 68 days

Oct 15th 2014, 3:31 PM 28,134 Views 56 Comments

It’s hardly worth the air miles.

# mars-one - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

A third of the 'Mars One' hopefuls have dropped out ... but all three Irish candidates still in the running
# The Wrong Stuff
# The Wrong Stuff

A third of the 'Mars One' hopefuls have dropped out ... but all three Irish candidates still in the running

Apr 30th 2014, 5:50 PM 24,060 Views 53 Comments

Over 300 people have dropped out of contention for the Mars One project, due to medical or other personal reasons.

# mars-one - Monday 21 April, 2014

"An adventure of a lifetime.." This Irish doctor's also on the shortlist to go to Mars
# To Boldly Go
# To Boldly Go

"An adventure of a lifetime.." This Irish doctor's also on the shortlist to go to Mars

Apr 21st 2014, 8:45 AM 15,371 Views 63 Comments

Dr Catherine McGrath joins Trinity scientist Joseph Roche and Cork-based IT engineer Steve Menaa on the list of Irish-based candidates for the ambitious ‘Mars One’ project.

# mars-one - Sunday 2 February, 2014

So, what are the chances we'll see an Irishman (or anybody) head to Mars?
# Mission Improbable
# Mission Improbable

So, what are the chances we'll see an Irishman (or anybody) head to Mars?

Feb 2nd 2014, 8:45 AM 11,720 Views 29 Comments

The chances of anything coming from Mars are a million to one, as the famous song goes*. But how about the other direction?

# mars-one - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Next phase: Mars mission hopeful Dr Joseph Roche begins medical testing
# Red Planning
# Red Planning

Next phase: Mars mission hopeful Dr Joseph Roche begins medical testing

Jan 29th 2014, 7:45 AM 13,102 Views 25 Comments

The Dublin-based scientist is one of the candidates selected for the ‘Mars One’ mission, which aims to land humans on the planet by 2025.

# mars-one - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Meet the Irish man who's been shortlisted to go to Mars and never come back
# Mars One Mission
From The Daily Edge
# Mars One Mission

Meet the Irish man who's been shortlisted to go to Mars and never come back

Jan 9th 2014, 12:57 PM 42,119 Views 125 Comments

Dr Joseph Roche, from Kildare, is one of 1,000 people shortlisted for the Mars One colony mission.