Mars On Earth
The Adventures Of Space Pioneers In The High Artic
ISBN10: 1585423505 ISBN13: 9781585423507 Publisher: J P Tarcher Published: Oct 7 2004 Pages: 351 Weight: 0.95lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 6.00" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
The dramatic story of a band of space pioneers, who simulated a mission to the Red Planet in the most desolate regions on Earth.
Here is the incredible true story of a group of determined space voyagers who wouldn't wait for the space program to catch up with them. From 1999 to 2002, the stalwarts of the Mars Society undertook a virtual exploration of Mars in the most isolated spots on Earth, where they replicated and studied the real-life challenges of exploring the Red Planet.