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In this photo taken Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012, an electric clock is set on Mars Time at the home of David Oh, a flight director of NASA's latest Mars mission in La Canada Flintridge, Calif. The Oh family has been living on Mars time and following an odd schedule ever since the NASA rover Curiosity landed in an ancient Martian crater on Aug. 5. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

Life on Mars (time)

For one family, an exotic summer getaway means living on Mars. Martian time, that is. Since the landing of NASA's

newest Mars rover, flight director David Oh's family has taken the

unusual step of tagging along as he leaves Earth time behind and syncs

his body clock with the red planet.