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Mars as it might appear through various stages of terraforming. (Source: Wikimedia)

Colonising space for all the wrong reasons

Assuming humanity gets over the existential hump all civilisations must traverse - where we're just smart enough to invent nuclear weapons and fossil fuelled power stations, but not smart enough to not to use them - then I fully expect us to one day colonise the stars. Or at least the planets orbiting those stars. … Continue Reading ››