Advances in virtual reality are creating remarkable opportunities for individuals to immerse themselves in worlds that are impossible, unlikely or simply out of human reach right now. Mars 2030, a new interactive, virtual Mars experience, would allow people to simulate life on the Red Planet. The project, a collaboration between NASA, multi-platform media company FUSION Media and MIT’s Space Systems Laboratory, is available for the Oculus Rift, Google Cardboard, and Samsung VR Gear via Valve’s Steam marketplace and on