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Send an all-woman crew to Mars…its cheaper

This article from Slate on the discovery (whisper it) that women generally have a lower weight and a lower metabolic rate than most men, therefore the first manned mission to Mars should be predominantly or all female because it would be cheaper to launch women and keep them fed on Mars. 866 more words

Mars

MIT – Mars One is not feasible with current technologies

This popped into my mailbox via Slashdot from The Examiner:

The Mars One project created a great deal of fanfare when it was first announced in 2012.

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(Don’t) get your ass to Mars!

This post is the first of many, many posts on the human exploration of Mars.

Why we can’t get there from here

I have great sympathy for the… 1,064 more words

Mars

3 Reasons to Attend the Mission to Mars Gala Event on October 11, 2014

In case you haven’t heard, the Wings of Eagles Discover Center in Big Flats, NY is hosting a Gala event on October 11, 2014, and we’re so excited about it! 388 more words

Big Flats

NASA MAVEN spacecraft prepping for Mars orbit insertion on Sunday #science #phrasing

On Sunday March 21st NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft will enter into orbit around Mars Or as NASA puts it, ‘NASA Mars Spacecraft Ready for Sept. 103 more words

Science

MARS : Lord Mangal

Mars – Mangal is both feared and admired. his name in Hindi and Sanskrit is synonymous with the auspicious and blissful happiness. A common blessing is ‘ be ‘Mangalmaya’ or blessed with good fortune. 784 more words

Spirituality