• News Feeds
Page last updated at 09:24 GMT, Friday, 4 November 2011

Russian 'Mars mission' to conclude

At ten o'clock this morning, six men who spent the last year-and-a-half cooped up together in conditions designed to simulate a mission to Mars will finally emerge. Anu Ojha, director of the National Space Academy in Leicester reveals the effect the confinement is likely to have on the volunteers, both physically and psychologically.

Get in touch with Today via email , Twitter or Facebook or text us on 84844.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific