[Interview] How A Realistic Mars Mission Will Play Out
Manage episode 354187355 series 2513416
How will a human Mars mission play out? Where exactly should it go? What unexpected challenges will we face? We're discussing all these aspects with Rick Davis. He is the Assistant Director for Science and Exploration, NASA’s Science Mission Directorate.
🦄 Support us on Patreon: https://patreon.com/universetoday
🐦 Rick Davis on Twitter: https://twitter.com/redplanetrick
👉 NASA Blog Article on choosing the landing site on Mars:
- 00:00:00 Intro
- 00:01:29 Training for Mars on Earth
- 00:07:11 Choosing a landing site
- 00:20:37 Unexpected challenges of Mars
- 00:52:38 Planetary protection
- 00:56:51 Exploring lava tubes
- 00:59:49 What's next?
- 01:09:24 Outro
📺 VIDEO VERSION
📰 EMAIL NEWSLETTER
Read by 55,000 people every Friday. Written by Fraser. No ads.
Subscribe. It's FREE: https://universetoday.com/newsletter
Universe Today: https://universetoday.fireside.fm/
Weekly Space Hangout: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0-KklSGlCiJDwOPdR2EUcg/
Astronomy Cast: http://www.astronomycast.com/
🤳 OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA
📩 CONTACT FRASER
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)