A screenshot of one section of the interactive multi-media novel  Colonize Mars

A screenshot of one section of the interactive multi-media novel Colonize Mars

Colonize Mars

Colonize Mars is a crowd-sourced, digital locus-colonial novel that specifically seeks to connect the history of Earth’s environmental decimation and the future of human colonial efforts on Mars. To read the novel, download this regularly updating file and open with Google Earth Pro, then select the Mars visualization. It helps to make sure the sidebar is visible. Double click on any of the "places" in the folder "Colonize Mars": you'll find an abundance of possible settlement sites, each replete with a host of colonists. Read their stories, and be sure to click on any links to see artistic renderings, watch videos, listen to audio logs, or see non-fiction research on various facets of the narrative.

Feel free to visit the gallery of artwork featured in Colonize Mars here.