Last week, we asked eNews readers if they’d be willing to take a one-way trip to Mars to help colonize the Red Planet. It turns out that most readers (71%) aren’t willing to go, while 14% each said they would go or would consider going.


“This group, Mars One, is 'spaced out' in terms of their aspirations and goal of 2024. My gosh, we haven't even colonized or created an outpost on our moon; shouldn't that be an initial step, rather than Mars?”

“I'm pretty happy where I am.”

“Earth is too small to include George “The Shrub” Bush and me. Better yet, send The Shrub to Mars.”