Course at a Glance

March 5
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, Eureka

Mars: A New World


With Mark Bailey

Delve into the latest discoveries about Mars and examine some of the methods used to learn about this strange and hostile world. Is there life on Mars? How would we know for sure? What are some of the current plans for settling Mars? Can we? Should we be trying to? What are the obstacles to settlement and why is our culture so obsessed with sending people there?

Tues., March 5 • 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, Eureka

$20 • Class #: 27170

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Mark Bailey

Mark Bailey

Mark Bailey is a longtime science instructor who has taught multiple topics over a 30 year career in science education. He has also taught several OLLI classes. His subject areas of expertise include Astronomy, Earth Sciences, Geology, Biology and Natural History, European Prehistory, and Classical Mediterranean History with a Greek and Roman emphasis. He has taught every grade level in the sciences from kindergarten to graduate level college courses and emphasizes the latest up-to-date topic matter. He has extensively traveled throughout the world with an eye towards natural history and historical explorations.