ESA’s Mars simulation in Antarctica & Utah + NPR report on Mars settlement

The European Space Agency is carrying out an experiment involving interactions between two simulated Mars bases – one at the Concordia station in Antarctica and one at the Mars Society‘s Mars Desert Research Station in Utah: Connecting Mars to Mars: Concordia joins Mars Desert Research Station telesurgery experiment – Chronicles from Concordia

The exercises included simulated telesurgeries: ▶ Anesthesia sim session at MDRS – YouTube


Here’s a NPR news segment about the potential for Mars settlements and discusses the HI-SEAS Mars base simulation in Hawaii and the Mars One organization: Mars Or Bust: Putting Humans On The Red Planet – NPR.