Horizon: Man on Mars: Mission to the Red Planet
BBC2, 60 mins
With the ending of the Shuttle program, NASA is once again looking beyond Earth orbit. In their sights…Mars. But having not sent humans much further than 200 miles into space for over 40 years, the challenges they face are immense. Horizon follows NASA’s first steps, meeting the scientists and engineers attempting to turn a Martian dream in to a reality.
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