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Mars Simulation Project Wiki

This is the Wiki home page for the Mars Simulation Project, a free software Java project to create a simulation of future human settlement of Mars.

A. Introduction

  1. FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
  2. Simulation and Modeling
  3. Good to Know

B. Core Concepts

  1. Building Function
  2. Construction Tree
  3. Food Production
  4. Greenhouse Operation
  5. Meteorite Impact
  6. Radiation Exposure
  7. Salvaging
  8. Settlement Objective - the overall purpose and function of a settlement
  9. Supply Depot
  10. Sponsorship - choose one of 7 available space agencies that sponsors a settlement
  11. Tasks and Missions
  12. Weather - simulate weather effects and create a simplified climate modeling

C. Project Development

  1. Development Roadmap
  2. Setting Command Line Environment
  3. Setting Up Eclipse IDE
  4. Translation
  5. UML Diagrams
  6. Miscellaneous
  7. Developer Meeting Logs (not moved, missing??)

D. New Proposals (to be implemented in future)

  1. Better Mapping Tools
  2. Communication Channels
  3. Earth Return Mission - allow for settlers to return to Earth using ERV's.
  4. Founding New Settlements - existing settlers to set out to found new settlements
  5. Interactive Help - one step beyond the Inline Help
  6. Map Improvements
  7. New Vehicles
  8. Observatory
  9. Refitting Buildings
  10. Roads
  11. Settler Lifecycle
  12. Sound and Music
  13. Wear and Tear
  14. Other Ideas

Note: you may also click directly on any wiki pages listed alphabetically on the right panel.