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A look at the greenhouse NASA plans to put on Mars in 2020.

heythereuniverse:

NASA May Put a Greenhouse on the Red Planet | Scientific American

At long last Earthlings may be on the verge of colonizing another planet—but those first Terran ambassadors will be plants, not humans.

NASA is expected to announce within days whether they will attach a one-liter “greenhouse” to its next Mars rover to be launched in 2020. A similar greenhouse would take a voyage to the moon with any team that manages to land a robot there by 2015 to snag Google’s Lunar X PRIZE. These experiments could illuminate whether human colonization of the moon or Mars could be possible.

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(via thecraftychemist)

When do you think there will be a human presence on Mars? (Credit NASA / Via nasa.gov)

It’s Monday and we are thinking of Mars.
spaceplasma:

Zoom-in from Earth to the surface of Mars

Credit: ESA/Hubble (M. Kornmesser & L. L. Christensen)

It’s Monday and we are thinking of Mars.

spaceplasma:

Zoom-in from Earth to the surface of Mars

Credit: ESA/Hubble (M. Kornmesser & L. L. Christensen)

A look at NASA's test vehicle for landing payloads on Mars.

A saucer-shaped test vehicle holding equipment for landing large payloads on Mars is shown in the Missile Assembly Building at the US Navy’s Pacific Missile Range Facility in Kaua’i, Hawaii. Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech (via NASA Coverage for Saucer-Shaped Test Vehicle Flight - NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory)

Martian magnificence!

thedinte:

opticallyaroused:

Mars

This is just beautiful.

(via purple-cosmos)

Spectacular views of Mars.

opticallyaroused:

Morning On Mars

 Martian sunrises, as seen by the HiRISE orbiter

(via preachingtoinfinity)

The Opportunity Rover on Mars.
1998bl11:

zerostatereflex:

Opportunity Rover tracks on Mars. 

this is so beautiful

The Opportunity Rover on Mars.

1998bl11:

zerostatereflex:

Opportunity Rover tracks on Mars. 

this is so beautiful

(via s-c-i-guy)