Mars One was split into two companies: a non-profit Mars One fund and a profit-making Mars One Ventures. The Swiss-based Ventures AG Basel Court declared bankruptcy on 15 January. And at that time it was valued at nearly $ 100 million. Mars One Ventures PLC, registered in the UK, is included in an inactive company with less than £ 20,000 in accounts. partner licensing fees. Speaking to Engadget, Bas Lansdorp said the Foundation was still in operation, but would not be able to operate without additional investment. Lansdorp refused to provide additional comments by saying that he was working with other countries to find a solution. Mars One would be the backdrop for the world's most expensive reality show, as Earthbound viewers watched the colonization process. As part of the corner, Mars One recruited his potential colonists from a volunteer group and produced documentaries about them. These events were sold to willing buyers and broadcasters who bought them in hype.
The last announcement published by Mars One was in 201
Mars One's ambitious goals were considered questionable in view of the reality television economy compared to rocket launch price. MIT researchers have rejected many of the project's claims, claiming that the Lansdorp plan would quickly kill all settlers. This is the point that Lansdorp will make in 2015. The interview on this website was denied.