Mini Pod Mars

When humans start colonizing Mars, they’ll probably live in small pods. Andrea Zittel decided to create the “Wagon Station Encampment” to give us a sneak peak. This camp consists of 12 small pods, a communal kitchen area, outdoor showers, and outhouses, situated in the middle of nowhere to simulate the Red Planet’s solitude. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

Mini Pods Mars
Mini Pods Mars
Mini Pods Mars
Mini Pods Mars
Mini Pods Mars

“The pods are each really paired down – just a mattress, two shelves, an area for storing clothes, and a front hatch with a window for looking out at the desert sky. The encampment is made open to the public twice a year and can be reserved for $100 a week after filing a $20 application fee and being approved,” according to Hi Consumption.