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Mars Rover Powers Down During Dust Storm—But It's Not Dead Yet
A huge dust cloud has swallowed up a quarter of the red planet's surface, threatening NASA's Opportunity rover.
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Building Blocks of Life Found on Mars
Two landmark discoveries reveal organic carbon on the red planet, shaping the future hunt for life on Mars.
Meet the Crews Preparing for Human Life on Mars loading...
Meet the Crews Preparing for Human Life on Mars
A photographer shows us what it's like training to live on the red planet.
Are Marsquakes Anything Like Earthquakes? NASA Is About to Find Out. loading...
Are Marsquakes Anything Like Earthquakes? NASA Is About to Find Out.
A new spacecraft that just launched will investigate why and how much the red planet rumbles.
There's Only One Way For Humanity to Survive. Go To Mars. loading...
There's Only One Way For Humanity to Survive. Go To Mars.
Futurist Michio Kaku sees humans doing ballet on Mars and projecting their brains into the cosmos. And aliens? Oh, they're coming.
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Of all the planets in our solar system, none has captured our collective imagination like Mars. Follow the first human mission to Mars, set in 2033, as the crew struggles to safely land on and colonize the planet. Tracing the thrilling quest to make Mars home, National Geographic presents a new breed of programming, blending cinema-quality scripted drama set in the future with documentary sequences that features current space-technology pioneers..

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