TY - CHAP A1 - Giuseppe Pezzella A2 - Antonio Viviani ED1 - Giuseppe Pezzella ED2 - Antonio Viviani Y1 - 2020-09-09 PY - 2020 T1 - Introductory Chapter: Mars Exploration - A Story Fifty Years Long N2 - More than 50 years after the Mariner 4 flyby on 15 July 1965, Mars still represents the next frontier of space explorations. Of particular focus nowadays is crewed missions to the red planet. Over three sections, this book explores missions to Mars, in situ operations, and human-rated missions. Chapters address elements of design and possible psychological effects related to human-rated missions. The information contained herein will allow for the development of safe and efficient exploration missions to Mars. BT - Mars Exploration SP - Ch. 1 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.93448 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.93448 SN - 978-1-83962-363-9 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-10-26 ER -