He arrived at the figure after estimating the approximate future cost of sending a minimum payload to Mars “to nearest order of magnitude”, at $100,000 per tonne. So if building a self-sustaining city on Mars requires a million tonnes of cargo, the cost would be around $100 billion, Musk calculated. … [Read more...] about All aboard the Starship! Elon Musk aims to send 10 lakh people to Mars by 2050
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The 48-year-old outlined his plans about the colonisation of the Red Planet in a Mars Base Alpha initiative in 2018. Photos posted on his Twitter account show landing sites for the Falcon Heavy rocket and large dome-like structures, which appear to be powered by a solar farm. The domes will be used to house humans, protecting them from low temperatures and UV radiation. … [Read more...] about Elon Musk Says SpaceX Could to Send One Million People to Mars by 2050
He even has some plans ready for the humans who land on Mars. As per Musk, humans would get plenty of job opportunities on Mars. And how does he plan to choose who would go to Mars and who wouldn’t, he said this in his tweet: “Needs to be such that anyone can go if they want, with loans available for those who don't have money.” Most would call his plans too futuristic. But going by the series of tweets, the Tesla CEO seems to have got everything worked out for the Mars colony, perhaps only in theory yet. And it remains to be seen whether SpaceX is able to successfully take humans to the Red Planet. That is perhaps still many, many years away. … [Read more...] about This is Elon Musk’s plan for Mars human ‘colony’
"After the six-month feasibility study, we will construct and build the first Hyperloop in India. The AP-EDB, along with the state government, will assist HTT with all regulatory requirements and develop and implement Hyperloop in Amaravati," Kishore, CEO, AP-EDB, said in the release. … [Read more...] about Elon Musk’s Epic Hyperloop Likely to Find Its First Home in India
As the world is changing fast, educators should think of what new skills our students require in order to be successful tomorrow. It is not just technical skills but linguistic (oral and written communication), cognitive (concentration, perception, memory, logical reasoning, problem-solving) and socio-emotional skills (self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, decision-making, optimistic thinking) which they need in order to face the challenges of the future. When our education system is freed from its obsession with exams, marks and paper qualifications, and when our educators undergo a paradigm shift, the nation will be able to guarantee a successful tomorrow for today’s students. … [Read more...] about What matters more?