This 17-Year-Old Girl Could Be Heading To Mars

`Alyssa Carson’s obsession with reaching Mars started while watching a cartoon
`At the age of three, she told her dad she wanted to be an astronaut and visit Mars
`Ever since she has undertaken as much training as possible in preparation
`This has included simulated missions, underwater training and more
`NASA doesn’t accept applications to join their program until a person is 18 but the agency is reportedly working with Ms Carson to realize her ambitions