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“Generation Beyond”

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 15, 2016) -- Kids ages nine through 12 are part of the first generation that will go to Mars.

A new program by Lockheed Martin aims to make sure they're ready for the mission, called "Generation Beyond."

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