man-on-mars Figure 1: Man on Mars

Future on Mars

The idea of an inhabitable planet other than Earth is an amazing idea and steps to actually being able to put humans on this planet are becoming more plausible. Agencies like SpaceX, NASA, and governments worldwide are placing high-priority on exploring space and discovering things that up until the technological age were impossible. The possibilities regarding the future of space exploration is limitless, whether more good or bad outcomes from this possibility will only be shown as time progresses.


Planet Distance Year Length
Mars 33.9 Million Miles 687 Days
Mercury 48 Million Miles 88 Days
Venus 25 Million Miles 255 Days

Rocket Thrust = mVe + (Pe - Po) Ae

A = Area

P = Pressure

V = Exit Velocity

M = Mass Flow Rate