levar burton

We’ve talked before about NASA’s exciting mission to Mars with the MAVEN.  This spacecraft will hopefully answer some of the many questions scientists have about Mars.  There is evidence on the surface of the planet that it once had water, but how that water and the planet’s atmosphere have disappeared is a mystery.  Check out this great PSA about the MAVEN featuring LeVar Burton:

Missions like MAVEN will help pave the way for future exploration of Mars and even a manned mission in the next 20 years. We’ll keep you posted with more information about the MAVEN as it progresses.