The Habitat

The Habitat


New From Gimlet: The Cut on Tuesdays

November 29, 201840 min

40 min
Bonus: This Is Not My First Rodeo

May 7, 201835 min

35 min
Episode 1: This Is the Way Up

April 18, 201828 min

28 min
Episode 2: Every Day Goes By Faster and Faster

April 18, 201829 min

29 min
Episode 3: Why Are We Like This?

April 18, 201828 min

28 min
Episode 4: She Likes to Camp Alone in the Finnish Winter

April 18, 201830 min

30 min
Episode 5: Tortilla!

April 18, 201831 min

31 min
Episode 6: I Feel Like A Million Dollars

April 18, 201830 min

30 min
Episode 7: And Now I Can See Everything

April 18, 201833 min

33 min

April 17, 20184 min

4 min

More about The Habitat

On a remote mountain in Hawaii, there's a fake planet Mars. Six volunteers are secluded in an imitation Mars habitat where they will work as imitation astronauts for one very real year. The goal: to help NASA understand what life might be like on the red planet—and plan for the day when the dress rehearsals are over, and we blast off for real. Host Lynn Levy has been chronicling this experiment from the moment the crew set foot in their habitat, communicating with them through audio diaries that detail their discoveries, their frustrations, and their evolving and devolving relationships with each other. From those diaries, Gimlet Media has crafted an addictive serialized documentary: the true story of a fake planet.... Show More

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