On Air Now

Listen

Listen Live Now » 106.1 FM Lansing, Michigan

Weather

Current Conditions(Holt,MI 48842)

More Weather »
74° Feels Like: 74°
Wind: SW 6 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Tonight

Thundershowers 63°

Tomorrow

Isolated Thunderstorms 84°

Sat Night

Partly Cloudy 64°

Alerts

MSU Receives NASA Grants

by

With the Earth's horizon in the background, an unmanned Progress supply vehicle approaches the International Space Station, July 3, 2010. REUTERS/NASA/Handout
With the Earth's horizon in the background, an unmanned Progress supply vehicle approaches the International Space Station, July 3, 2010. REUTERS/NASA/Handout

Michigan State University will assist NASA in its attempt to put a man on Mars by 2030. Media partner Six News reports two departments at the school will share a $2.4 million grant to help determine how humans could survive together in a small shuttle for years at a time and the physical toll it would take on the body in a micro gravity environment.

Comments