BEACON TRANSCRIPT – Most encouraging news coming directly from NASA science directorate. The space agency has revealed to the general public the highlights of their new space expedition entitle “Journey to Mars: Pioneering Next Steps in Space exploration”. It looks like NASA is planning the next trip to Mars and this time they come up with an even more ambitious plan.
NASA plans to send American astronauts to the red plant in order to establish a permanent base of research and exploration. Although the space agency hasn’t disclosed any specific date of timetable for this operation, they have published, on their website a 36-page leaflet that describes their plans for this expedition.
Along with the technical details, NASA took into consideration all the factors required for this space journey to be fruitful. Scientists have accounted for the health and safety of the astronauts, for all of the logistical chain and for other operations such as the actual landing on Mars. NASA took the bet even further. They intend to establish a base of operation where astronauts will be able to work and live.
Following the report, we discovered that the operation falls within three major categories: transportation, and the subsequent method of transportation, the ability of sending both cargo and human beings through space efficiently and safely, working in the cold of space, insuring the productivity for crew and machines, health issues and establishing a safe and sustainable habitat.
Charles Bolden, Administrator at NASA, comes forth to back up the report with an inspiring statement. According to Bolden, given our current technological capabilities, NASA is closer to sending people to Mars, than at any other point and history.
Preparations for the mission are already on the way, as a newly formed crew of international astronauts was dispatched to commence training in Florida’ International Aquarius Reef undersea habitat. They will be training at a depth of 62 feet in preparation for their mission to Mars.
After the epochal discovery of frozen water under the surface of Mars, NASA has doubled its efforts in order to make such a trip feasible. Geronimo Villanueva, one of the scientists that was involved of Mars’ reserve of frozen water said that Mars, in the past, the red planet, met all of the necessary conditions to sustain life. But now, instead on looking on the surface, scientists mush dwelve deep below the surface.
Because this is going to be one of the key moments in human history, representatives from NASA took upon themselves to create an analogy between the colonization of America by pioneers and the scheduled trip to Mars.
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