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Exploration Of Mars

Since the dawn of the space age in the 1960s, we have sent spacecraft to the most easily reached places in our solar system, such as Mars.


It is likely that some day it will be possible for humans to colonize and sustain life on other planets, especially our neighbor Mars.

Discover Magazine: The Solar System

Students will

* learn about NASA’s options for its space program;
* research which option may be the most viable; and
* make a recommendation based on research

101 Amazing Earth Facts Game

Play this Jeopardy-like game on Earth Day, or anytime.