Mars colonisation dominates International Astronautical Congress

Aerospace giant Lockheed Martin wants to set up a base camp on Mars, while Space X founder Elon Musk intends to colonise the red planet much sooner than previously thought.

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    Aerospace giant Lockheed Martin wants to set up a base camp on Mars, while Space X founder Elon Musk intends to colonise the red planet much sooner than previously thought.

    This is all happening at the International Astronautical Congress in Australia.

    Al Jazeera's Yaara Bou Melhem reports from Adelaide, Australia.


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