Journey to Mars

1. Manned Mars mission: The big picture

2. Is it wise?

3. Blasted by a ray gun

4. Can't we get along?

Related Why Files
Space science: Humans or robots?

Staying healthy on the International Space Station.

Ice on Mars.

Research on Columbia.

Understanding accidents.

Earth-watching satellites.

Effects of low dose particle radiation to mouse neonatal neurons in culture, Nojima K, Vazquez ME, Nagaoka S, Biol Sci Space. 2003 Oct; 17(3): 263-4

Selenomethionine Protects Against Adverse Biological Effects Induced By Space Radiation, Ann Kennedy et al, Free Radical Biology and Medicine, Jan 15, 2004, 36, 259-66.

Water on Mars, Michael H. Carr, New York, Oxford University Press, 1996.

National Space Biomedical Institute

NASA's flash-heavy Mars site, or try this frame-lite site.

Risks of Mars missions.

NASA's Mars image gallery.

The Spirit and Opportunity homepage.

The case for going further, from AdvanceSpace.

Here's an extensive annotated bibliography from the Mars Institute.

Cruise on over to our credits page.

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