Host Michio Kaku speaks with his guest, Dr. Robert Zubrin of the Mars Society. Robert Zubrin is an American aerospace engineer, author, and advocate for human exploration of Mars. During his professional career, Zubrin was a member of Lockheed Martin’s scenario development team charged with developing strategies for space exploration. NASA is preparing for an exploration architecture concept review that might include a Zubrin Mars Direct plan of Mars surface exploration for other explorations.
Explorations is an hour-long radio program on science, technology, politics, and the environment. Topics covered include black holes, time travel, higher dimensions, string theory, wormholes, search for extra-terrestrial life, dark matter and dark energy, the future of space travel, genetic engineering, the aging process, the future of medicine, the human body shop, artificial intelligence, the future of computers and robots, as well as topics from science fiction.