News & Announcements

Mars Society President Visiting Russia

May 24, 2016

Mars Society President Dr. Robert Zubrin will be visiting Russia from 28 May 28 - 3 June for a series of lectures and discussions [in English] on Mars exploration and planning for a human mission to the Red Planet. This will be Dr. Zubrin’s second trip to the Russian… Read More

MDRS Field Season Comes to a Close

May 16, 2016

The 2015-16 Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS) field season officially came to a close this weekend as Crew 169 (Team Peru IV) departed the Mars Society habitat in Utah. The next field season begins in September, one month earlier than usual. New crews, including our Mars 160… Read More

2016 Mars Society Poster Contest Winner Announced

May 10, 2016

The Mars Society is very pleased to announce the winner of the 2016 Mars Society Poster Contest. After reviewing over a dozen design submissions, a committee made up of senior Mars Society staff selected a poster created by Bill Wright, a freelance science fiction illustrator, as the first place… Read More