one way trip to mars

Recently, Dutch company Mars One has started recruiting volunteers for a one way trip to Mars. The goal is to land the first crew of two males and two females on the red planet in 2023, and another every two years after that. Settlements will already be prepared by robotic missions to go on beforehand. …

This is not a travel blog

But, I did travel recently! On sunday morning, with all the possesions I cared to carry, I took off for the east in my little Nissan, a gift from my wonderful sister.     Driving over the mountains through Snoqualmie pass was only slightly nerve wracking. I remember it being much more twisty and turny …