Humans will set foot on Mars this century, predicts space exploration scientist

The Telegraph | Aug 2, 2020 at 7:00 AM
  • A British scientist at the heart of the Mars exploration mission predicts humans will set foot on the Red Planet in this century.
  • NASA’s Perseverance space programme aims to uncover the secrets of the second smallest planet in the solar system and shed light on whether it has ever hosted life – or could do so again.
  • Since the 1960s, humans have robotically explored Mars more than any other planet beyond Earth.