News & Announcements

Zubrin Responds to New Pence-NASA Lunar Initiative

March 26, 2019

In response to U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's NASA announcement in Huntsville, Alabama earlier today, Mars Society President Dr. Robert Zubrin commented: Vice President Pence's declaration of intent to land Americans on the Moon by 2024 was a welcome statement of resolve, vitally necessary to give the nation a… Read More

Finalists for University Rover Challenge 2019 Announced

March 22, 2019

After the most competitive System Acceptance Review (SAR) milestone in the competition's history, 36 teams from 10 countries have been selected as finalists to compete at the 2019 University Rover Challenge (URC), held May 30 - June 1 at the Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS) in Utah! In… Read More

Mars Society President to Visit China

March 9, 2019

Dr. Robert Zubrin, President of the Mars Society, will be visiting China in late March to give a series of public lectures on planning for human Mars exploration and the importance of international cooperation in exploring space. He will also be attending the inaugural meeting of the Mars Society… Read More