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The First Human Missions to Mars (I): When and How?

1st Jul, 2016 - 6891 views

NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden has often observed that humans are closer to their first mission to Mars than ever before in history. In the first in a series of Hangout discussions, we will hear from scientific and technical experts who have been

Using Nuclear Propulsion for Deep Space Exploration

16th Sep, 2019 - 5022 views

Future in Space Hangouts are sponsored by the American Astronautical Society. Become a member today: https://astronautical.org/membership Today’s advances in materials, testing capabilities, and reactor development are providing impetus for NASA

1st Dec, 2016 - 3326 views

NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden has often observed that humans are closer to their first mission to Mars than ever before in history. In our next Hangout we will explore how the resources in place on Mars will make possible long-term human explor

Before the First Bootprints on Mars: Some Critical Steps before sending any astronauts

5th Jan, 2017 - 2873 views

Live Chat Here: http://deepastronomy.com/live PPT File used in discussion: http://bit.ly/2jfsqIk There is much work required to identify, select, and prepare (using autonomous robotics) a site for safe habitation and crew operations long before the

ISS: The First Essential Step to Mars

6th Dec, 2017 - 2490 views

What role will the ISS Play in getting us to Mars? Human exploration of Mars present many technological, management, political, and engineering challenges. The International Space Station (ISS) offers today an essential initial demonstration site

Space Propulsion: Getting to Mars is Half the Fun

2nd Nov, 2017 - 2435 views

Human exploration of Mars present many technological and engineering challenges, including propelling the crew from the Earth-Moon system. What technologies are being developed to get us out to the planets in our solar system?

Mars May Be Closer Than You Think: Propelling Humans to the Red Planet

1st May, 2018 - 2381 views

Like this content? Please consider becoming a patron: https://patreon.com/DeepAstronomy Some propulsion technologies proposed to take astronauts and future generations of robotic explorers to Mars seem almost science fiction. But that’s hardly the

Mars: We Can Get There, But How do We Land?

16th May, 2018 - 2258 views

Surprisingly, it may be easier to get to Mars orbit one day with astronauts than it will be to actually land: safely landing on the Red Planet poses some major challenges yet to be overcome. So far, many Mars landers and rovers have used a variety o

Meeting in Space to Make the Journey Possible

2nd Feb, 2017 - 2219 views

Senior NASA leadership has often observed that humans are closer to their first mission to Mars than ever before in history. In our next Hangout we will discuss how rendezvous, resupply, and refueling in orbit may make possible affordable early hum

The Problems With NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) - Robert Zubrin

25th Aug, 2017 - 2178 views

This is an excerpt from our Exolife hangout, watch the whole thing here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HZfGQmSnoC0&t=356s&list=PLqUxw0yinjbpfEG1u4DhL14YXQx8inKam&index=6 Please consider supporting this content by becoming a Patreon Patreon: https:

NASA Mars InSight Lander: Ready to Study the Heart of Mars

4th Apr, 2018 - 2122 views

InSight is scheduled to launch from the California coast to the plains of Mars on May 5, 2018. This is the first launch to another planet from the West Coast.

Societal and Biomedical Implications of Mars Settlement

5th Aug, 2017 - 2114 views

The Mars environment presents many challenges to human survival and long-term residence. In addition to microgravity health impacts, radiation, unbreathable atmosphere, and dust storms, surviving alien microorganisms can present a health risk. Eac