James Cameron is preparing to conquer Mars. Literally. According to the resource Pasadena Star News, the creator of Avatar intends to shoot a stereoscopic documentary movie on the Red Planet.
This will require installing special cameras on a new Mars rover called Curiosity, which NASA plans to launch to Mars in 2011.
Cameron is already met with officials from the Aerospace Agency on this matter and received agreement in principle. The director is now a member of the Curiosity research program.
“This is a very ambitious mission, a very exciting mission. Scientists will try to answer many questions not only about the past of Mars, but about its future potential, '' commented Cameron.
In order for the 3D cameras to work in the conditions of Mars, they will be finalized at Malin Space Science.
It is noteworthy that the cost of the Mars mission is $ 2.3 billion, and the movie Avatar; already earned 2.7 billion.
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