The project CELLHOUSE ON MARS is a hexagonal module inspired by the natural forms and organization of bee’s cells. Due to these forms making, the modules can be jointed and combined into different structures. Each module has the equal dimensions and has advantaged properties to be easy-transported from the Earth to Mars. On the outer corners of the module there are supporting hydraulic columns. This helps to place the structures on the planetary surface with different terrain. Each module is mobile. It can traverse on Mars in 2 ways. 1. Traversing by giant bearings in the form of skis (upon 6 different directions). 2. Traversing by rovers, which are capable of carrying modules on Mars.
The roof of the module consists of 7 facets. Six of which are shell plating with special coating. The 7th facet is an upper light providing rooflight. Using the 3D-printing method, the solar panels powered robots create a protective shell. They cover a roof with Martian dust. The base thickness of the roof is 700 mm, at the top is 300 mm.
Modules are divided into 3 types: residential, technical, laboratorial. Residential module is meant to rest, dream and hygiene. Technical module is used for storage and modules management. Laboratories are designed for studying, growing plants and animal breeding.
The windows are circular, and they are installed around the perimeter of each module. The connections of the modules to each other occur by the way of the special elements coupling. Tambours are the conjunctive spaces between the modules. Internal walls are additional protection against heat loss, which provide comfortable microclimate and temperature inside the module. External walls are double-layered with a vented seam. The vented seam is the location of all engineering networks, ventilation, heating and protection systems. Outer loop provides protection against radiation and heat losses.
A long-term perspective using: After a long work to restore the atmospheric layer on Mars with the help of heat and carbon dioxide generation, the climate on the Red Planet will be more favourable to life. The hexagon module CELLHOUSE ON MARS can continue to be used as a residential space.