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The similarity of Venus and Earth in bulk properties make Venus an appealing target for future colonization.

If humanity is ever to consider substantial, long-term colonization of Mars, the resources needed are going to be extensive. For a long-term human presence on Mars to be established, serious thought would need to be given to terraforming the planet.

Using Microbes For Space Colonization

With the recent celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo program's first landing of humans on the moon, the eyes and hopes of the world again turned skyward.

The low temperatures and high ultraviolet (UV) radiation levels at the surface of Mars today currently preclude the survival of life anywhere except perhaps in limited subsurface niches.

A research team in Spain has the enviable job of testing out new electromechanical gear for potential use in future missions to the "Red Planet."