Groups of participants create and test various wheel designs and materials on a test vehicle to determine which are most effective on a simulated Martian surface.
Globus, Al (May 07, 2016). “Space Settlement Basics.”
Will We Ever Colonize Mars?
European Space Agency Video: Building a Moon Base
NOVA video: Extreme Temperatures on the Moon
NASA videos: A Day in the Life Aboard the International Space Station
NASA 360 - Desert RATS and Analog Testing
Real World: Scarab, NASA's Newest Lunar Exploration Rover
Pat Rawlings Space Art
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Understanding Martian Resources and Environmental Constraints
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Science Adventures with Max the Dog by Jeffrey O Bennett and Michael W Carroll
Moon Base Alpha Series by Stuart Gibbs
Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void by Mary Roach
Astronomy: Cool women in space by Anita Yasuda and Lena Chandhok
Mission to Mars by Franklyn M Branley and True Kelley