Taking place in the year 2035 the clip features Neil deGrasse Tyson explaining the challenges that the crew of Ares 3, the latest the Martian mission, will face.
The Martian, which opens in Australian cinemas later this year follows a member of future Mars exploration team Ares after he is abandoned on the Red Plane
The film is directed by Ridley Scott and stars Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain and Kristen Wiig.
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