The year is 2033, and humanity's first crewed mission to Mars is about to become a reality. As a clock counts down the final 90 seconds to landing, an expert crew of astronauts endures the final harrowing moments before touching down on the red planet. Even with the best training and resources available, the maiden crew of the Daedalus spacecraft must push itself to the brink of human capability in order to successfully establish the first sustainable colony on Mars. Set both in the future and in the present day, the global miniseries event MARS blends feature film-caliber scripted elements set in the future with documentary vérité interviews with today's best and brightest minds in modern science and innovation, illuminating how research and development is creating the space technology that will enable our first attempt at a mission to Mars.
The first manned mission from Earth to Mars in 2033 attempts to colonize the red planet.
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Mars Airs: Sunday
Mars Status: Break
MARS - General Information
Series Premiere: November 13, 2016 Classification: Scripted Genre: Action | Adventure | Drama | Sci-Fi Network: National Geographic Channel Airs: Sunday at 09:00 pm Runtime: 60 Minutes
MARS - Season 1 -- 6 Episodes
1x1 -- Nov 13, 2016 -- Novo Mundo 1x2 -- Nov 20, 2016 -- Grounded 1x3 -- Nov 27, 2016 -- Pressure Drop 1x4 -- Dec 04, 2016 -- Power 1x5 -- Dec 11, 2016 -- Darkest Days 1x6 -- Dec 18, 2016 -- Crossroads