Exploring Mars with Pascal Lee, Andy Weir, and Mary Roach
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT)
Dr. Pascal Lee, Co-founder, Mars Institute; Planetary Scientist, SETI Institute; Principal Investigator of the Haughton-Mars Project, NASA Ames Research Center; Author, Mission: Mars
Andy Weir, Author, The Martian
Mary Roach, Author, Packing for Mars—Moderator
Sooner or later, humans will walk on the Red Planet. Weir and Lee want it to be “sooner,” and they have deep insights—both technical and psychological—about how to make it happen. Join Lee and Weir for a spirited conversation on the promise and peril of humanity’s first in-person exploration of an alien planet.
Location: Cubberley Community Theatre, 4000 Middlefield Road (Montrose & Middlefield), Palo Alto
Time: 6:30 p.m. check-in, 7 p.m. program, 8 p.m. book signing
Notes: In Association with Wonderfest; Mars image by ESA/DLR/FU Berlin/Justin Cowart
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