Credit: Originally published by Mellor&Smith | April 9, 2019.

“The reason I want to go to Mars is simple: The allure of the unknown is far more powerful than the comfort of the known.”

Adriana Marais is one of the 100 candidates planning to move to Mars (seriously) with the Mars One Project, in the next decade.

Dialling in from South Africa, and drinking her own bottle of bubbly, Adriana chats to Paul and Cookie about her aspirations of living on the Red Planet, why the move is so important for the future of Earth, and ‘pikey’ humans? If moving to a different planet isn’t risky, then we don’t know what is.

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