World Science Festival: We Will Be Martians

There is little doubt that Mars will be the next step in our continuing march to the skies, with some predicting we will take that giant leap within the next decade. Who among us will be the intrepid explorers to settle Mars? How will they survive on that barren world? What will life be like for the first human Martians? As the world celebrates the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, join us for a wondrous journey guided by a crew of experts who will explore the challenges—technological, physiological, and psychological—of sending humans to Mars. And as we set foot on that neighboring world, experience the red planet through full 3D imagery—mountains, plateaus, crevices, and caves—that some of us will one day call home.

NYU Skirball
566 LaGuardia Place, New York, NY 10012
A, B, C, D, E, F, to West 4th Street / 1 to Christopher Street / N, R, W to 8th Street / 6 to Astor Place











When: Wed., May 29, 2019 at 8:00 pm
Where: NYU Skirball Center
566 LaGuardia Pl.
212-998-4941
Price: $20-$100
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There is little doubt that Mars will be the next step in our continuing march to the skies, with some predicting we will take that giant leap within the next decade. Who among us will be the intrepid explorers to settle Mars? How will they survive on that barren world? What will life be like for the first human Martians? As the world celebrates the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, join us for a wondrous journey guided by a crew of experts who will explore the challenges—technological, physiological, and psychological—of sending humans to Mars. And as we set foot on that neighboring world, experience the red planet through full 3D imagery—mountains, plateaus, crevices, and caves—that some of us will one day call home.

NYU Skirball
566 LaGuardia Place, New York, NY 10012
A, B, C, D, E, F, to West 4th Street / 1 to Christopher Street / N, R, W to 8th Street / 6 to Astor Place

Buy tickets/get more info now