Living and Working on Mars

Living and Working on Mars

Ten Years of Training for first trip to Mars--possibly one way mission, Heidi Beemer was tenatively selected to establish a human colony there.

NEW! How Stuff Works Videos:

1.  How the Mars Science Laboratory Rover Curiosity Works
2.  Packing for Mars Podcast interview with Mary Roach
3.  Will Humans be Living in Space in the Next 50 Years
4.  How Plasma Rockets Work....Traveling to Mars in less time
5.  How does Farming in Space Work
6.  What would it be like to Live and Work on Mars
7.  NASA Living and Working on Mars with lots of info sites
8.  What will the Astronauts do on Mars --Mars One


Google Mars: Tour the Red Planet--Cool

Living on Earth in Conditions like on Mars:  MDRS--"Mars Desert Research Station" in Arizona--
NASA and the Mars Society have started a series of training
and research missions in the harsh dusty Arizona dessert to
prepare crews for working and living on Mars.
1.  Overview Great Webcast with Astronaut Participants

Flashline Mars Arctic Research Station
--But Good information on the project at Wikipedia Flashline MARS Arctic Research Station  Seven volunteers will participate in living and working in the extreme cold on Devon Island, 900 miles from the North Pole. They will have to live withouth any help for four months doing their own scientific studies, lab work, repair of equipment, and chores of daily life just as travelers to Mars would have to live.


Travelers Guide to Visiting Mars


Sandy Moondust and Biff Starling are Exploring Mars--Meet Lego Astronauts and read their Astrobot diaries of their Mission on Mars



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