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Can We Make It to Mars? (Episode #501)
KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 1, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
A trip to Mars and back could take two to three years. Can humans survive the journey, fraught with deadly meteoroids, bone and muscle wasting, and perilous levels of radiation?
- KQED Plus: Mon, Aug 6, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
- KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 5, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
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