Space: Flying Visits | A roller-coaster ride through the solar system

Space: Flying Visits | Destination Mars

Heavy doses of radiation and solar flares stand between us and Mars.

CHANNEL | BBC Four

FIRST BROADCAST | 26 July 2005

DURATION | 8 minutes 58 seconds

FIRSTBROADCAST

2005

Synopsis

A hundred million miles away with a hostile atmosphere, the Red Planet could one day be mankind's home if science fiction becomes reality. This programme examines some of the challenges, both physical and intellectual, that the human race will have to overcome to make such a reality possible.

The facts in this programme were correct at the time of first broadcast.

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