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Mars Rising

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Documentary Rated: 7+ (TV-PG)2007 - 20071 SeasonSeries EndedOn: Prime Video 

The countdown has begun for the 21st century’s most heroic and potentially deadliest expedition. A manned mission to Mars has been the dream of scientists for decades – and now “Mars Rising” explores that dream and the challenges being faced by international space agencies and in laboratories. More than 300 scientists from Canada, the United States, Europe, Chile and Russia have contributed to “Mars Rising,” a six-part documentary series and a companion to the expedition series “Race to Mars.” The quest to the secrets of the universe begins – on Mars.“Mars Rising” offers a comprehensive examination of the challenges, the obstacles, the fears and the successes of the mission and experts with diverse backgrounds and nationalities contributed their knowledge to this series. Producers Galafilm secured unprecedented co-operation from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the Canadian Space Agency, the European Space Agency and various Russian space agencies and contractors like Energia, gaining access to top personnel and up-to-the-minute prototypes. Over 300 scientists were consulted for the series and more than 60 experts, including former and current astronauts, appear on camera. Critical subjects covered include spaceship design, possible trajectories, rocket fuel, finding new life forms, new thoughts on astronaut selection and training, space suit engineering, medical training for deep space, blasting through Mars’ atmosphere, life support systems and robotics.“Mars Rising” was shot in High Definition in 48 locations over a period of almost two years, from March 2005 to January 2007, filming for an unprecedented 140 days. Crews were dispatched to Russia, Europe, the United States, China, Chile and across Canada, including the Canadian Arctic. Various crews spent a total of 32 days in Russia, filming at Energia, Lavochkin, IBMP and Star City. At the height of filming in August 2005, four separate film crews were workinMars Rising featuring James Cameron has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Prime Video, and available for purchase on Prime Video. It's a documentary show with 6 episodes over 1 season. Mars Rising is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.9 (85 votes).

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6 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video).

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6 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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#1556 Ranked in Documentary TV

Mars Rising has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.9 (85 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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