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The dramatic story of a band of space pioneers, who simulated a mission to the Red Planet in the most desolate regions on Earth.

Here is the incredible true story of a group of determined space voyagers who wouldn't wait for the space program to catch up with them. From 1999 to 2002, the stalwarts of the Mars Society undertook a virtual exploration of Mars in the most isolated spots on Earth, where they replicated and studied the real-life challenges of exploring the Red Planet.

Synopsis:

The dramatic story of a band of space pioneers, who simulated a mission to the Red Planet in the most desolate regions on Earth.

Here is the incredible true story of a group of determined space voyagers who wouldn't wait for the space program to catch up with them. From 1999 to 2002, the stalwarts of the Mars Society undertook a virtual exploration of Mars in the most isolated spots on Earth, where they replicated and studied the real-life challenges of exploring the Red Planet.

About the Author

Robert Zubrin is an astronautical engineer and the author of The Case for Mars and Entering Space.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781585423507
Author:
Zubrin, Robert
Publisher:
Tarcher
Subject:
General
Subject:
Research
Subject:
Astrophysics & Space Science
Subject:
Research institutes
Subject:
Astronomy
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
20041007
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
9.10x6.04x.95 in. .94 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , The dramatic story of a band of space pioneers, who simulated a mission to the Red Planet in the most desolate regions on Earth.

Here is the incredible true story of a group of determined space voyagers who wouldn't wait for the space program to catch up with them. From 1999 to 2002, the stalwarts of the Mars Society undertook a virtual exploration of Mars in the most isolated spots on Earth, where they replicated and studied the real-life challenges of exploring the Red Planet.

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