Tag: Mars

Mars One is currently taking applications for highly qualified individuals to go to Mars by 2023. It’s a one-way ticket to the Martian surface which means…whoever goes is going to die there.

And here’s a video explaining why. A cushion of air forms between the melting dry ice and the hot sand (simulated here on Earth) and causes the dry ice to essentially move for a very distance without stopping. Cool!

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There’s something really badass about seeing this image of Curiosity Rover’s wheels on Mars. Look at the full-res image. So damn clear.

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In an effort to make all of their candy bars at or under the 250 calorie limit, Mars will be shaving off approximately 11 percent off of Snickers — effectively making them shorter. How will they package these shorter bars? In two or four packs to encourage sharing or saving one for later. Wait…that’s more […]