The idea of life on Mars has captured the imaginations of scientists and visionaries for generations. Now, the possibility of finding life on the red planet has become a reality. Finding proof that life exists or has existed on our neighboring planet will show that life is more pervasive in our universe than previously speculated. Robert Zubrin envisions life on Mars from its probable past to our potential future in this interview with George Noory originally webcast October 8, 2014.
Dr. Robert Zubrin is the founder and President of the Mars Society, as well as a member of the organization's Board of Directors. Formerly a Staff Engineer at Lockheed Martin Astronautics in Denver, he holds a Masters degree in Aeronautics and Astronautics and a Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Washington. He has authored over 100 published technical and non-technical papers in the field, as well as written several books.