Jeff Raymond is a former engineer in the American Air Force, and in his spare time, he and his wife have built a self-sufficient “Mars habitat” reminiscent to the movie (and book) The Martian.


However, at present, Raymond’s habitat would not work on Mars, since it is neither air-tight nor radiation-protected. Raymond, however, sees a great value of this project as a self-sufficiency system.

The below clip is a mini-documentary by Motherboard about Raymond and his Mars habitat.