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HI-SEAS Mission V Mars simulation marks midway point

HI-SEAS Mission V Mars simulation marks midway point

May 18, 2017  |  Comments
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After four months the six crewmembers have learned to deal with challenges including communications delay, hazmat suits and dehydrated food.

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HI-SEAS Mission V team tests NASA instrument

HI-SEAS Mission V team tests NASA instrument

April 27, 2017  |  Comments
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The instrument tracks levels of methane and carbon dioxide, two gases crucial for studying the chemistry of Earth’s atmosphere.

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Mission V crew enters HI-SEAS Mars simulation habitat on Mauna Loa

Mission V crew enters HI-SEAS Mars simulation habitat on Mauna Loa

January 19, 2017  |  3 Comments
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Six astronaut-like crewmembers entered a geodesic dome located 8,200 feet above sea level on Mauna Loa, which will serve as their home for the next eight months.

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