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Science Edition: Mars - Press Conference USA

President Obama recently reaffirmed a goal, set early in his presidency, of sending humans to Mars by the 2030’s and returning them safely to Earth. Host Rick Pantaleo talks with an official from the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy about manned spaceflight to Mars. He’ll also talk with the author of a new book that outlines the origin of almost everything from the universe to civilization.