Facing Mars

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 2, 2012
Event Time: 
4:00pm
Event Description: 

Facing Mars is an interactive exhibition that examines the physical, psychological, technological and ethical challenges involved in preparing for a voyage to the Red Planet. Can you handle the pressure? What does space do to your face? Can you do the 'Marswalk?' Encounter these questions and more as you test your limits with more than 20 hands-on stations.

Event Type: 
Exhibit
Topic: 
Human Exploration and Operations,  Mars
Mission: 
Mars Science Laboratory (Curiosity)
Event Location: 

Science Center of Iowa

401 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Des MoinesIowa 50309
United States
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