Living on Mars aim of study; Vanderbilt students get NASA grant The Tennessean

As a NASA spacecraft starts probing beneath the surface of Mars for water this week, several Vanderbilt University chemical engineers are already working on ways to generate water, oxygen and other materials that would be essential to human life on the planet. What the researchers ultimately hope to achieve won’t happen any time soon. With the aid of NASA grant money, they could make it possible one day for people to explore