Elon Musk Breaks Down His Plan for Mars in Reddit AMA…

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Last month, SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk spoke at the International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico, about his plan to get humans to Mars, and beyond possibly starting as early as 2024.

Though the cost is high — $10 billion to make the Interplanetary Transport System (ITS) and $500,000 to get a seat on the ship — not to mention the inherent danger of traveling to and aiming to live on another planet, Musk is characteristically undeterred in achieving his goal, and took to Reddit over the weekend for an AMA to answer any questions people might have about becoming a “spacefaring civ.”