Elon Musk, our generation's very own mad scientist, is as famous for his wide-eyed idealistic futurism as he is for his engineering prowess or business acumen. As the CEO of both Tesla Motors and SpaceX, he's probably best known as the guy who keeps promising crazy things like the Hyperloop or, more recently, self-driving cars.
His latest project is out of this world--literally. Musk has announced plans to schedule a mission to Mars that would result in a fully autonomous city being built on our second-closest celestial neighbor. Many of us have dreamed about traveling to the stars, but what would it actually be like to live on the Red Planet? Here's everything you need to know about your potential Martian real estate.