No not us here in Ireland on St Patrick’s Day but those little green men out there in Space.
The next big challenge is to find life on another planet. ‘Life, Jim, but not as we know it.’
Mars is said to have the building blocks for sustaining life and research is going on to see how we get out there.
A NASA astronaut from the NASA Space Center, Jon McBride, who I met here in Dublin told me that the biggest obstacle they have to overcome is sustainability… on such a long mission they will have to recycle everything. everything!
For all things related to NASA Visitors Centers: visit www.nasa.com. And for the US visit www.visitusa.ie.
And now that I’m counting down to the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing on Saturday I’m away to find out more and bring you some out of this world factoids for Saturday’s Cosmic Holiday Snaps.