‘Mars’ There is no such thing as a ‘Martian Curse’, yet how come nearly 50 per cent of Martian expeditions fail while the success rate for other space exploration missions is much higher? Mars has been a source of fascination for a long time, however interest waned slightly in the 70s when there appeared to be no signs of life on the Planet. Since then, NASA have sent a range of probes to MARS with Scientists discovering that Mars was once warm and wet with running water and a thicker atmosphere. There is still much to learn about one of Earth’s neighbors,…