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If you want to go to Mars and you're getting ready to go into college, enroll in The Illinois Institute of Technology's Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace Engineering Program. There you'll be introduced to the Odysseus Program, a real life venture lead by eleven students and staff of the department. They are designing a manned spacecraft that should be able to reach Mars in the near future.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|