"Surviving Mars" for Real

The 2018 game “Surviving Mars” by Haemimont Games makes the latest attempt to imagine how humanity’s next giant leap, a colony on the Red Planet, will unfold. How does it stack up to reality? Join The Museum of Flight, Haemimont Games, and a panel of space experts, including former NASA astronaut Dottie Metcalf-Lindenburger, for analysis of the game and a chat about the very real tech and psychology that will go in to surviving Mars.


Dottie Metcalf-Lindenburger [Former NASA Astronaut, Geologist, The Museum of Flight], Bisser Dyankov [Producer / Game Designer, Haemimont Games], Geoff Nunn [Adjunct Curator for Space History, The Museum of Flight], Dr. Sheyna Gifford [Physician, HI-SEAS IV Mars Analog Astronaut, Washington University, St. Louis], Dr. Tanya Harrison [Mars Geologist, Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity Science Team Collaborator, Arizona State University's Space Technology and Science ("NewSpace") Initiative], Sean Mobley [Docent Services Specialist, The Museum of Flight]