MOXIE: First step to a factory on Mars

Slowly but surely NASA is moving toward the accumulation of technologies which will allow humans to go to Mars, spend time there in a constructive manner and return to Earth.

The Mars 2020 Rover will test one of those technologies, the use of carbon dioxide on Mars to create oxygen, oxygen for the astronauts to breathe and to create the fuel needed for the crew to launch from the Martian surface for the return flight. Continue reading “MOXIE: First step to a factory on Mars”