78,000 people apply to leave Earth, move to Mars

wtvr.com Published: May 10, 2013

Do you want to live on Mars? Here’s your chance.

In April, a Dutch company called Mars One began looking for volunteer astronauts to fly to Mars. Departure for the Red Planet is scheduled for 2022, landing seven months later in 2023, according to CNN.



Since the application process began, about 78,000 people, including 17,000 Americans, have applied, CNN reports.

H/T: Yahoo!
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