On a remote mountain in Hawaii, there's a fake planet Mars. Six volunteers are secluded in an imitation Mars habitat where they will work as imitation astronauts for one very real year. The goal: to help NASA understand what life might be like on the red planet—and plan for the day when the dress rehearsals are over, and we blast off for real. Host Lynn Levy has been chronicling this experiment from the moment the crew set foot in their habitat, communicating with them through audio diaries ...
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This podcast, starring host Dr Rob Doubleday, features weekly evidence-based discussions about the pressing challenges facing policymakers, brought to you by the Centre for Science and Policy at the University of Cambridge. Throughout 2020-2021, our podcast has featured series which have explored topics including science and policy for space, antarctica and deep ocean environments; the covid-19 pandemic; the science and policy questions involved in getting a green recovery; and the future of gene editing technologies. CSaP: The Science & Policy Podcast will return in the autumn of 2021.