About the TV Show
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Race to Mars
First Air Date: September 23, 2007
|First Aired on||:||2007|
|Genres||:||Action & Adventure,Sci-Fi & Fantasy|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||4 episodes in 1 Seasons|
Race to Mars is a 2007 Canadian television mini-series about a fictitious mission to Mars that is based on contemporary international research. The first part aired on Discovery Channel Canada and its High Definition channel on September 23, 2007 and the second part on September 30. It was produced in association with Galafilm Inc. William Shatner narrates the miniseries. A companion book of the same title, written by Dana Berry, was also published in September 2007. It was offered as a selection of the Science Fiction Book Club. Mars Rising, a companion 6-episode documentary mini-series, aired from October 7 to October 21, 2007, using sequences shot for Race to Mars.