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Mars One selects 1 'alien' and 99 human finalists to die on Mars

Over 200,000 people applied for the chance to visit the red planet and never come back. Now Mars One has whittled the applicant pool down to just 100.

By February 17, 2015


The reason Mars One colonists could die will surprise you

Humans could begin moving to Mars as soon as 2024 as part of an ambitious Dutch reality-TV/space-exploration project, but a few MIT students say it might not be so simple.

By October 9, 2014


3D printing creates film without film

Artist Julien Maire has combined an age-old film technique with modern technology to create something beautiful and new.

By October 14, 2014


Artists commemorate the worst computer viruses in history

Online gallery Computer Virus Catalog sees artists from around the world interpreting and visualising the most famous viruses to hit our hard drives.

By July 22, 2014


Ads in space: Mars One offers interplanetary product placement

Mars One hopes to lure investors with an opportunity to send marketing materials all the way to the Red Planet.

By June 30, 2014


Glasses-free 3D TV debuts on Kickstarter

Dutch company Dimenco has launched a Kickstarter campaign for its 4k glasses-free 3D TV which it plans to sell for €899 (US$1244).

By April 30, 2014


WhatsApp pooh-poohs report of security flaw

Claims of security hole involving SD cards don't paint an accurate picture, say the makers of the popular chat app.

By March 13, 2014


Why I want to live in space: Mars One book to show human side

With its upcoming book of essays and applicant letters, the nonprofit trying to colonize Mars seeks a deeper, more communal understanding about what it may be like to travel to the Red Planet and never come back.

By January 21, 2014


Mars One pares down list of would-be colonists to 1,058

The project, which aims to send colonists to Mars starting in 2024, has completed its first selection of astronauts -- and potential reality TV stars.

By December 31, 2013


Mars ticket deadline nears for someone with the right stuff

As more than 165,000 people apply to join the Mars One mission, CEO Bas Lansdorp outlines his company's timeline for picking its astronauts.

By August 28, 2013