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

16th May, 2018 - 2264 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

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

1st May, 2018 - 2383 views

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

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

4th Apr, 2018 - 2123 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.

Will We Ever Find Life on Mars?

4th Oct, 2017 - 3020 views

Want some great online courses in astronomy? Check out The Great Courses Plus, get one month free trial here: Mars is the closest planet to Earth and the most likely candidate to find life in the s

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

How To Colonize Mars w/ Dr. Robert Zubrin

8th Jun, 2017 - 9615 views

Can we REALLY colonize Mars or is this a pipe-dream? How will we get there? The presence of water on Mars makes it arguably the most hospitable of the planets in the Solar System, but how will we colonize it? Is the colonization of Mars an achieva