Follow Slashdot blog updates by subscribing to our blog RSS feed

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×

Submission + - Crowdsourcing a Time Capsule to send to Mars (timecapsuletomars.com)

braindrainbahrain writes: In what is claimed to be (and probably is) the largest crowdsourced project ever, a group of students, advisors, and industry sponsors are planning to send a "time capsule" to Mars by charging 99 cents for each person that wants to upload a file, be it a photo, text, or what have you, to their website. They need to raise $25 million to pull this off (that's a lot of files!). The uploaded files will be loaded onto a small form factor satellite which will be launched to land on Mars and (hopefully) be found by explorers sometime in the future.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Crowdsourcing a Time Capsule to send to Mars

Comments Filter:

You have a tendency to feel you are superior to most computers.

Working...