Elon Musk unveils radical 'megashuttle' that will take man to Mars to set up a city and 'make humans a multiplanetary species'
SpaceX chief Elon Musk has unveiled his most ambitious project yet - an 'interplanetary transport system' to take man to Mars and build a human colony there.
'What I want to achieve is make Mars seem possible, that we can do it in our lifetimes, and you could go,' he said at the International Astronautical Congress in Mexico.
He outlined plans for a large 'megashuttle' that would take people to Mars for $200,000 a trip, which would attract enough people to create a sustainable city, he claimed.
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