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Planetary scientist Pascal Lee talks about training for life on Mars, right here on planet Earth.
Senior Planetary Scientist
Degree/Major: Ph.D. Astronomy & Space Sciences
Major Awards: United States Antarctic Service Medal
Space Frontier Foundation "Vision to Reality" Award
NASA Group Achievement Awards
AAAS/Subaru Children's Science Book Prize.
Discipline: Planetary Sciences
Dr Pascal Lee is a Planetary Scientist at the SETI Institute. He is also Chairman of the Mars Institute, and Director of the NASA Haughton-Mars Project at NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View, California. His research focses on the history of water on Mars and on planning the future human exploration of Mars. Dr Lee has led over 30 expeditions to the Arctic and Antarctica to study Mars by comparison with the Earth. He also studies asteroids and the two moons of Mars. His first book, Mission: Mars, won the 2015 Prize for Excellence in Children’s Science Books from the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Know more about Pascal Lee: http://www.seti.org/users/pascal-lee