Mars One

June 2016

Below you can find an overview of several online posts & news items, printed articles, and interviews and programs on radio and television on Mars One in June 2016.

EWN wrote about Mars One’s third selection round and the importance of demonstrating team capabilities: New info released on Mars One astronaut selection program

Nature World News discussed the remaining 100 candidates in the running to fly to Mars: 100 Remaining Candidates Compete for the Controversial One-Way Ticket To Mars

The Daily Mail reported about Mars One’s third selection round: The final countdown for Mars One: 100 remaining candidates for controversial one way trip to undergo 'intense' testing

The Guardian discussed how the Wageningen Research Group found that plants grown in Martian soil are edible: You can eat vegetables from Mars, say scientists after crop experiment

The Times of India wrote about the five days of tests in Mars One’s third selection round: Mars 'colonists' to undergo five days of tests

On Thursday 23rd June, Mars One announced that the scientists of Wageningen University & Research found that vegetables growing on Martian soil are safe to eat for humans. Below you will find some media publications about this.

Media from around the world continue to show interest in the stories from the candidates in Mars One’s astronaut selection process. Some of their stories can be found here.