The Changing Face of Mars

Takes viewers on a journey that begins with myths about the Red Planet rooted in science fiction, to the first Mars probe in 1964, to its latest research and missions.   –  PC Magazine


The first historic robotic missions to the planet Mars.This 90 minute documentary, part four of JPL and Beginnings of the Space Age profiles the pioneers who explored the solar system for the first time. It was produced for the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and premiered at Caltech in 2012. This and the other episodes of this series are available for purchase via the JPL Store.

Written, Produced and Directed by Blaine Baggett

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