Scientist Danielle Potter from Manchester could be the first woman to walk on Mars.
From an original list of 2 hundred thousand applicants Danielle has made it to the last thousand for a possible space trip to the red planet in 2025.
The drawback is that It is a one way ticket with no possibly of returning to planet earth.
Paul Crone reports.
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