A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of Mars.

Video playlists about Mars

What would it be like to live on another planet?

8 talks • 1h 35m
Forget the rest of solar system -- Mars is humanity's next destination. We keep talking about it, but what would it really be like to live there?

Why yes, actually it is rocket science

7 talks • 1h 20m
While it may not be simple or easy, these fascinating talks make aerospace engineering a little more accessible to the average person.

What's the big deal about Mars?

8 talks • 1h 58m
Learn all the hubbub going on with the big Red Planet in these insightful and utterly fascinating talks.

Live out your sci-fi dreams

10 talks • 1h 56m
Imagine a life living among the stars, traversing the universe, interacting with aliens ...

Exclusive articles about Mars

4 big questions about the race to Mars

Should we be putting humans on Mars? A panel of space experts brings up the big questions we need to ask before we blast off. Mars! It’s a planet we humans have been eyeing with...

Book excerpt: How we’ll live on Mars

Stephen Petranek makes the case that humans will live on Mars in the not-too-distant future. He explains how and when this might happen — and what risks those who head there fir...
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