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Georgia: 12-Bedroom Underground Bunker, $17.5 Million

An underground facility and bunker dubbed “The Facility” in Southeast (Tift County) Georgia two hours from Savannah just hit the market for $17.5 million. The property, which is exclusively listed by Sister Hood of Harry Norman, Realtors Buckhead Office, was built in 1969 and fully renovated to government standards in 2012. The facility was “renovated to government standards” in 2012 and can withstand a 20-kiloton nuclear blast, according to the property listing. The residence also has decontamination showers. According to Harry Norman, it is the only hardened and privately owned underground bunker of its kind in the United States. The...

Elon Musk chats with CBS Late Show host Stephen Colbert about the idea of terraforming Mars using a nuclear blast at the poles. (CBS) 2

Elon Musk Wants to Terraform Mars with Nuke

Elon Musk Wants to Terraform Mars with a Nuke Billionaire Elon Musk (SpaceX, Tesla Motors) appeared on the new Stephen Colbert CBS Late Show this week, discussing current ventures which led into talk of mankind’s potential future on Mars. He describes at first that humans would have to live in ‘clear domes’ but eventually, life outside in the Mars atmosphere could be made habitable through processes of terraforming it into an “Earthlike planet”. When asked how by Colbert, he replied, “You could warm it up.” According to Musk, there are two ways to achieve this, “The fast way, and the slow way… The...