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Daily Talker: Would You Take A One-Way Trip To Mars?

Two scientists from Somerville are on the short list to take a one-way trip to Mars.

The non-profit group “Mars One” is planning a human settlement on the red planet, and 200,000 people from around the world applied to make the trip. Scientific researcher Yari Rodriguez is one of the 700 finalists.

05/22/2014

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Two Somerville Scientists On Short List For One-Way Trip To Mars

Here’s a thought that’s literally out of this world: a one way trip to Mars. Two locals are on the short list to do just that.

05/21/2014

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is The Best Halloween Candy?

Choose your favorite Halloween candy!

10/21/2013

One of the first images taken by NASA's Curiosity rover and transmitted to Spaceflight Operations Facility for NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover at Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California. (Photo by NASA/JPL-Caltech via Getty Images)

MIT Grad Part Of Successful Curiosity Rover Landing On Mars

“Touchdown confirmed,” said engineer and MIT grad Allen Chen. “We’re safe on Mars.”

08/06/2012

UMass geologist helping prepare for Mars missions

As a young pilot, Christopher Condit helped transport geologists and crew members working on NASA’s Apollo missions.

09/06/2010

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