A Dry Run at Mars

Scientists prepare for the challenges of sending humans to Mars by staging simulations right here on Earth

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Photo: Haughton-Mars Project
SPACE GARDENING: HMP crews conduct geology and technological studies once a year on Devon Island. Their research center includes a greenhouse where scientists work to develop techniques for growing plants on Mars or the moon, which could provide astronauts with food and oxygen for extended stays.
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