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NASA looking for Mars simulator participants

NASA is looking for participants for its next Mars simulation. The deadline for the second Crew Health and Performance Exploration Analog mission is April 2. Participants will spend a year inside the Mars Dune Alpha simulator at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Texas, experiencing typical environmental stressors and the limited resources of the Red Planet. Christiane Heinicke, a researcher for the Center of Applied Space Technology and Microgravity, joined CBS News to discuss the mission.


M&M's removes "spokescandies" from branding

The candy company Mars is removing M&M's "spokescandies" from its marketing campaigns in favor of actress Maya Rudolph. This comes after social media backlash over the changes in the appearance of the candy characters. Northwestern University clinical professor of marketing Timothy Calkins joined CBS News' Vladimir Duthiers and Anne-Marie Green to discuss what it means for the brand and the impact social media can have on decisions in the boardroom.

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