The exhibit will be open until September 27 at the Czech Academy of Sciences (Národní 3, Prague 1) and entry is free of charge.
The exhibit marks the world premiere of the U.S. Department of State’s new poster show „Roving the Red Planet.“ The idea of these posters originated in Prague and the posters will be used by U.S. Embassies all over the world to promote interest in space, science and technology.
Dr. James Rice is one of the top American experts on the geological make-up of the surface of Mars. He worked with NASA on the various missions to Mars. Dr. Rice comes to the Czech Republic to share his knowledge with young audience on the lecture tour “Mars: The Next Step” in five Czech cities (Prague, Ostrava, Brno, Hradec Králové and České Budějovice) from September 17 to 22, 2013.