In Israel, began to simulate life on Mars: researchers deployed a base in the Ramon crater in the Negev desert. The experiment was organized by the Austrian Space Forum in cooperation with the Israeli Space Agency. Over 20 days will spend 200 scientific studies.
The team consists of six experts from different countries, including Austria, Germany and Spain. The conditions of stay difficult: the amount of food is limited, the team must wear spacesuits. The results of the experiment will be provided by NASA.