Building a martian analog on Earth, and moral outrage on social media

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Contributing Correspondent Michael Price joins host Sarah Crespi to discuss the newest Mars analog to be built on the location of the first attempt at a large-scale sealed habitat, Biosphere 2 in Arizona.

Next, William Brady, a postdoctoral researcher in the psychology department at Yale University, talks with Sarah about using an algorithm to measure increasing expressions of moral outrage on social media platforms.

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[Alt text: lettuce plants being tended in a Mars analog]

[Caption: Lettuce plants being tended in a Mars analog]

Authors: Sarah Crespi; Mike Price

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