Mars Base 101: How Astronauts Can Make the Most of 30 Days on the Red Planet

NASA is evaluating the primary human keep on Mars which is able to take 30 days on Earth or so.

Scientists and engineers debate how finest to make use of that month on the Purple Planet. Ought to the Mars Explorers plant a science, simply attempt to survive, do helpful science work or prioritize making ready gear for the subsequent human touchdown workforce on Mars? Nonetheless, this epic mission will come to an finish, the selection of location will probably be crucial, and the withdrawal of particular gear on the primary flight will doubtless set the framework for future human exploration of the pink planet.