We’ve known that ice has existed on Mars for a while now, but finding accessible glaciers could be a make or break discovery for human exploration of the red planet.
NASA has been busy lately. Just yesterday, we reported on their plan to punch a hole in the Yellowstone Caldera. Today they are talking about generating oxygen on Mars!
When we make it to Mars, we’re going to need to be able to provide their own food. Thankfully, NASA has just unveiled inflatable greenhouses that will make life a little easier than Mark Watney had it.
If you’ve followed what’s been happening in the world of space news over the last several years, you know that space litter is getting to be just as big a problem as the trash we throw around down here.