Mars Science Panel, Part 2

Dr. Christopher McKay talked about his research in getting humans to Mars. He said that the first step was to be able to return samples from Mars to… read more

Mars Science Panel, Part 2 Dr. Christopher McKay talked about his research in getting humans to Mars. He said that the first step was to be able to return samples from Mars to Earth, create a permanent lunar base, and to thoroughly survey the surface of Mars. Following his remarks, he answered questions from the audience.

Joe Cassady talked about his theory of a one-way mission to Mars. He said that this mission would put people on Mars without worrying about the difficulties of leaving the planet. Following his remarks, he answered questions from the audience.

This was part of a “Mars Science Panel” plenary session of the Twelfth Annual International Mars Society Convention was held at 10:30 a.m. at the University of Maryland, College Park. close

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Program ID:
288166-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
College Park, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Aug 03, 2009 | 10:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 13, 2009 | 3:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Aug 03, 2009 | 10:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 2009 | 3:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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