Why we should not colonize Mars?

I recently came across many articles, documentaries and talks throughout the internet that spoke with the popular terms of “Colonizing Planet Mars”. I had to pause each time, because I felt really uncomfortable with the way the narrative of having step foot in this new planet in our solar system was being presented. Seeing mars, in a new way and all it’s spectacular grandeur, marked the start of a new age of human exploration in space and I believe can bring a revolution of values in human consciousness if we allow it to, and for that to happen we have to be extremely cognizant on how we frame the narrative of this next dimension of our human story on our planet.

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