"The Martian" is quickly becoming one of the most popular movies in the world. The film is being praised for its scientific accuracy and people are wondering if it can be used as a teaching tool. On this week’s HashtagVOA, Michael Lipin talks to experts about how this film will help NASA’s popularity and motivate young children around the world to explore space.
Justin Kugler: Director - Education Program, Foundation for International Space Education, Houston, Texas
Rob Manning: Chief Engineer, Mars Exploration Program, NASA, California
Montserrat Cordero: Student, Stanford University, California