Deep Space High

Destination Mars – Homework! Robots of the Future

Sam has been set homework – to find out about more robots used in exploring Mars. He finds that there have been quite a few!

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Destination Mars – So What Is A Robot?

The class think about the differences between humans and robots – and some of the similarities too.

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Destination Mars – Getting To Mars

The class at Deep Space High have been learning about the ExoMars Rov-er – today they’re finding out more about the Aurora programme as a whole and how the mission has already begun.

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Destination Mars – Homework! A History of Robots On Mars

Sam has been set homework – to find out about robots used in exploring Mars. He finds that there have been quite a few!

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Destination Mars – Designing A Mars Rover – Getting Around

Navigating and moving around Mars is hard.  And without being able to be in constant contact with Earth, the ExoMars Rover has to look after itself.

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Destination Mars – Designing A Mars Rover – Landing

Landing on Mars is one of the hardest part of any mission.  Most Mars missions have ended in failure due to problems landing so as design challenges go, it’s a big one! The class discover why.

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Destination Mars – Designing A Mars Rover – Inorganic Materials

The class think about the challenge of making sure nothing organic from earth goes along for the ride on the ExoMars Rover. They would be nothing worse than accidently finding some old flu cells on Mars!

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Destination Mars – Designing A Mars Rover – Dust

Dust is a fact of life on Mars – and it gets everywhere!  The class think about the challenges that dust presents the designers of the ExoMars Rover. 

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Destination Mars – Homework! A History of Robots In Space

Sam has homework for his class on Mars – to find out about more robots used in space exploration. He finds that there have been quite a few!

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