Mars season 1
Air weekdate:Monday Cast:Ben Cotton, Alberto Ammann, Jihae, Clémentine Poidatz, Sammi Rotibi, Anamaria Marinca, Kata Sarbó Genre:Adventure, Documentary, Science-Fiction Channel:National Geographic (US) Status:Continuing
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.
Mars season 1 episodes list:
In 2033, the first human mission to Mars enters the red planet's atmosphere but the crew of the Daedalus faces a life-threatening emergency when the ship's landing system goes offline.
The Daedalus crew battles across the harsh Martian terrain to reach their base camp; in the present-day documentary, NASA astronaut undergoes a yearlong mission on the International Space Station to understand hardships of space exploration.
In 2033, the Daedalus crew struggles to find shelter that can provide protection from radiation; in present day documentary, European Space Agency and Roscosmos partner to launch an orbiter that will help future Mars missions prepare for settlement.
Episode #4 2016-12-05 Power
Episode #5 2016-12-12 Darkest Days
Episode #6 2016-12-19 Crossroads
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