Latest Red Planet Stories

2010-10-20 08:40:00

For the chance to watch the sun rise over Olympus Mons, or maybe take a stroll across the vast plains of the Vastitas Borealis, would you sign on for a one-way flight to Mars?

2010-06-22 07:00:00

A team of University of Alberta engineering students has proven themselves other-worldly with their winning design for a machine meant to work on Mars.

2010-05-19 06:55:00

Six men are about to embark on a 520-day simulated journey to the Red Planet in a sealed-off module that will test how long it takes for isolation to affect humans.

2009-03-30 10:55:00

A simulated manned mission to Mars, scheduled to start on Tuesday, will see six European and Russian volunteers locked up in a capsule in Moscow for over three months to simulate the conditions of a trip to the Red Planet.

2007-06-20 00:30:00

ESA is preparing for future human exploration missions to Mars. We are currently looking for volunteers to take part in a 520-day simulated Mars mission.

2007-04-13 06:00:00

The specter of the Red Planet descends today on Red Oak Middle School. The school's sixth-grade students have been busily erecting Marsville, a colony they designed to be habitable by humans in the harsh environment of Mars.

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  • The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.
The word 'logocentrism' is a blend of logo- +‎ centrism.