1 online resource (1 video file (46 min., 15 sec)) : sound, color.
video file rda
Originally released by National Geographic Digital Media, 2016.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on May 17, 2017.
Darkest Days—Recap and Title Sequence (2:18); 2037: Weeks of Darkness (3:50); 2016—2037: Storms (6:17); 2016: Habitation Test (3:00); 2037: Under Strain (4:27); 2037: PR and Psych Problems (6:18); 2016 and 2037: Psychological Strain (7:33); 2016: Vulnerability to Spaceflight (2:24); 2037: Finding the Way (3:52); 2037: Storm's End (6:15);
In 2037, the dust storm has lasted for months and the Olympus Town settlement’s infrastructure is suffering as well as the mental well-being of its residents. The psychological pressures of life on Mars reveal themselves while the crew is trapped inside the habitat. In the present-day documentary, scientists study the effects of extreme isolation in various long-term analog missions in order to prepare for a future manned mission to Mars.
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Title from distributor's description
Streaming video available through LTC Library's Films on Demand collection.
Infobase, film distributor.
National Geographic Digital Media (Firm)