The Real Deal New York

Need a new vacation home? Try this one on Mars

October 04, 2015 09:30AM


A home on Mars

From Luxury Listings NYC: Now that we know that there’s flowing water on Mars, it’s time to start house-hunting! That’s the challenge NASA posed at the 3-D Printed Habitat Challenge Design Competition. The competition asked architects to design a home for astronauts (or us!) that could be made on Mars using a 3-D printer. 165 entries were submitted, and the winners were the New York-based groups, Space Exploration Architecture and Clouds Architecture Office, which won a $25,000 prize. [more]