With private space enterprises and NASA planning manned missions to Mars in the coming years, All About Space discovers how the world’s leading space explorers will take the first humans to the Red Planet.
Age Range: 14 years +
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Author: Gemma Lavender
This 11-page feature from All About Space magazine explores both the past and the future of Mars exploration. After the history of our exploration of the Red Planet is laid out, the article turns to the reasons for the race to carry out manned-missions to Mars, and the leading candidates who might achieve it.