The year is 2033, and humanity's first crewed mission to Mars is about to become a reality. As a clock counts down the final 90 seconds to landing, an expert crew of astronauts endures the final harrowing moments before touching down on the red planet. Even with the best training and resources available, the maiden crew of the Daedalus spacecraft must push itself to the brink of human capability in order to successfully establish the first sustainable colony on Mars. Set both in the future and in the present day, the global miniseries event MARS blends feature film-caliber scripted elements set in the future with documentary vérité interviews with today’s best and brightest minds in modern science and innovation, illuminating how research and development is creating the space technology that will enable our first attempt at a mission to Mars.
TV show is set in 2033 on Mars, where arrives the crew of six persons on the spaceship “Daedalus.” Despite the fact that the main story is a fiction, during the filming directors worked closely with experts from the space sector to the story was as close as possible to reality – a fact with which the first manned mission to Mars will face. In six episodes the popular science series tells about the first years of the future mission. It is an inspiring story of a fictional team. Sci-Fi series will also feature an unprecedented collection of interviews with leading scientists working today to overcome a lot of obstacles in the way of this journey.Read more »