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Scientists design human mission to Mars

24 July 2013 Last updated at 09:12 BST

A team of British scientists has designed a human mission to Mars.

The concept mission, developed in conjunction with the BBC, envisages a three-person crew taking a nine-month trip to the Red Planet.

Neil Bowdler reports.

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