A Modest Proposal

Lawrence Krauss makes a modest proposal in a piece in the NY Times. However, unlike Swift, he’s not being satirical, but perfectly serious. And I think that there is much to commend in the proposal. If suitable volunteers could be found, why ever should we not agree to send them on a one-way trip to Mars?

About Geoff Coupe

I'm a British citizen, although I have lived and worked in the Netherlands since 1983. I came here on a three year assignment, but fell in love with the country, and one Dutchman in particular, and so have stayed here ever since. On the 13th December 2006 I also became a Dutch citizen.
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