if elon musk has billions $$$ to spend sending people to mars, why doesn't he just simulate it here on earth?
he could build a biosphere out in the desert and have the same experience living in it at a fraction of the cost without the life-threatening risks.
- gods creationLv 56 months ago
same reason as to why people travel to known destination. as time goes by we will be able to travel to mars. also, going to the movies, showing us what life would be like on mars, is a better idea than wasting money on a bio-sphere.
- 6 months ago
Eh. Exploration is more fun than simulation. You learn new things, and you might discover or invent something along the way to benefit mankind.
- daniel gLv 76 months ago
Already done that and not very popular or cost effective. Biosphere 2 was quite a flop.
- Anonymous6 months ago
It gets rid of a bunch of people admittedly at a high cost.
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- ZirpLv 76 months ago
Because that wouldn't make him famous. It's already been done ("biosphere 2")
- Jeffrey KLv 66 months ago
The point is to go to another planet, explore it, and live on it.
Columbus and the pilgrims could have started a village in Europe but they crossed the ocean to settle in a new place.
- Mr. PLv 76 months ago
Maybe he just doesn't like the people he is sending to Mars?
If I had that kind of money there are a few people I would like to send there.
- Ronald 7Lv 76 months ago
Simulation means fake
Fake means ConspiracySource(s): Eclipse for our Flat Earth friends
- Joan HLv 66 months ago
You should ask Elon Musk instead of YA.
- 6 months ago
earth is flat anyway so no point going to mars