HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Marshall Space Flight Center is at the heart of NASA’s propulsion – if there’s a need to get something somewhere in the universe, Marshall’s had a hand in making it happen.

And a few miles away sits the University of Alabama in Huntsville; naturally, they would have a propulsion research center.

Dr. Robert Frederick, the director of UAH’s Propulsion Research Center, says they’re already looking at how to get mankind to Mars.

You can watch our full interview with Dr. Frederick above.