Mars exploration

SciTech Now Episode 214

Invasive species threaten Florida’s ecosystem; professor Madhu Thangavelu discusses the future of collaborative robotics; serial entrepreneur Brian Hecht explains how emerging job search engines are altering the employment marketplace; planetary physicist Phil Metzger looks into the future of Mars exploration; and we go behind the scenes at the AMNH.

The future of Mars exploration

Mars is the next major destination in space travel, and it’s going to take a new generation of budding scientists to get us there. Planetary physicist Phil Metzger explains when and how we’ll get there.