Certainly, there is no replacement for Earth, and Mars will never be a replacement for Earth. But we do need to move forward, and mission proposals, such as BOLD, will be the first step toward a grand vision.
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By: Leonard David
Published: 02/11/2012 09:32 PM EST on SPACE.com
NASA is pressing forward on assessing the value of a "human-tended waypoint" ...
I recently came across an old copy of Charles Dickens's A Tale of Two Cities, and its famous opening line -- "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times" -- made me think about Mars.
By John Matson
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Planetary scientists may soon get the dirt on a Martian moon—literally. A Russian spacecraft...
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