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Friday, May 19, 2017

Greywater and the Red Planet

Star Date -  47634.44.

Mars Desert Research Station (Utah).

Mission - Aerospace Medicine.

Captain's Log:

  • The MDRS was built by the Mars Society in Utah in 2002.
  • The society is a volunteer-driven, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to promoting human exploration of Mars.
  • It is the second of four planned Mars surface simulation exploration habitats.
  • The site includes living quarters, a GreenHab to grow plants and process grey water, an observatory and an engineering area.
  • Crews of six volunteers at a time live at the facility for two weeks doing experiments and simulating life on Mars.
  • Mars 160 Mission - Underway Now! Follow the latest on the Mars 160 Mission by visiting the Mars 160 Website.
  • Visitors please note: From September 24, 2016 to May 31, 2017, the Mars Desert Research Station is closed to visitors
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It's not going to do any good to land on Mars if we're stupid. 
~Ray Bradbury

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