New simulation takes off at HI-SEAS habitat on Mauna Loa

  • From left: Musilova, Weert, Pothier, Burstein, Sirikan and Mulder

  • Michaela Musilova in front of the HI-SEAS habitat on Mauna Loa. She is leading a crew on a new two-week research mission at the habitat.

A new two-week mission launched Wednesday at the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s Hawaii Space Exploration Analog and Simulation habitat located on the slopes of Mauna Loa.