How to shave your Martian

Okay, so I have no problem when it comes to living on a budget.  I’ve lived in a 450 sq ft apartment before and eaten very minimally to get by.  I love camping and so any chance I get to go out into the woods in a tent, fish, start a fire, and just chill out I can do.  So… Read more →

Extra Vehicular Activities -EVAs- on Mars

It’s the morning of the first full day of the mission and engineering checks need to be performed. Engineering checks are basically equipment checks done on everything outside of the habitat. This includes checking the generators, the propane tank, the water supply, and the ensuring that the ATVs are still operational. This would be a piece of cake of an… Read more →

Eating on Mars

A different type of cooking   We all know that humans need to eat in order to survive. Our body uses food to obtain the energy and nutrients that allow us to live and grow. So, knowing this, how do we plan to cover this basic need on Mars? To start with, we would need to provide food to cover… Read more →

Living on Mars

What that means for human health? Once we are living on Mars, how we should take care of our health? The effects of human spaceflight on astronaut’s health have been always a priority. Our bodies are not designed to live in the space environment, so every time that we spend time doing research in space our body suffers a number… Read more →