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# joseph-roche - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

The Mission to Mars is a complete sham...

… according to the Irish physicist who was selected to take part.

# joseph-roche - Monday 16 February, 2015

Next phase: Irish 'Mars One' hopeful Dr Joseph Roche has made the final 100

Next phase: Irish 'Mars One' hopeful Dr Joseph Roche has made the final 100

50 men and 50 women have been named in the final 100 this morning. The high cost of the mooted mission precludes the option of a return trip.

# joseph-roche - Monday 21 April, 2014

"An adventure of a lifetime.." This Irish doctor's also on the shortlist to go to Mars

Dr Catherine McGrath joins Trinity scientist Joseph Roche and Cork-based IT engineer Steve Menaa on the list of Irish-based candidates for the ambitious ‘Mars One’ project.

# joseph-roche - Sunday 2 February, 2014

So, what are the chances we'll see an Irishman (or anybody) head to Mars?

The chances of anything coming from Mars are a million to one, as the famous song goes*. But how about the other direction?

# joseph-roche - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Happy Wednesday… Here’s the nine things you need to know this morning.

Next phase: Mars mission hopeful Dr Joseph Roche begins medical testing

The Dublin-based scientist is one of the candidates selected for the ‘Mars One’ mission, which aims to land humans on the planet by 2025.