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Michael Stoltz, Director, Media & Public Relations


Announcements

  • 2014-15 MDRS Field Season Itinerary Released The Mars Society released over the weekend the official itinerary for the 2014-15 Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS) field season, scheduled to take place at the MDRS simulation facility ...
    Posted Sep 8, 2014, 7:46 PM by M Stoltz
  • The Future Looks Bright! Two young Marsonauts participating this weekend in the combined 2014 European Mars Society Conference and European Rover Challenge in Poland. The Mars Society Polska chapter did a wonderful job organizing ...
    Posted Sep 7, 2014, 9:47 AM by M Stoltz
  • [Video] Dr. Robert Zubrin Discussing 'Mars Direct' at NASA Ames Research Center Achieving a human mission to Mars has been a fascination of humanity for some time. In the 1990s, Dr. Robert Zubrin proposed the "Mars Direct" mission architecture, using conventional rockets ...
    Posted Sep 6, 2014, 11:21 AM by M Stoltz
  • Large Turnout for 2014 European Mars Society Convention & Rover Challenge Hundreds of people are currently attending the 2014 European Mars Society Conference and European Rover Challenge, taking place September 5-7 in Kielce, Poland. Those participating include scientists, policy experts ...
    Posted Sep 6, 2014, 10:38 AM by M Stoltz
  • Youth Rover Challenge Recruiting Students for 2014-15 Competition After a very successful inaugural competition earlier this year, the Mars Society's Youth Rover Challenge (YRC) has begun recruiting students (grades 5-12) to participate in the 2014-15 ...
    Posted Aug 31, 2014, 9:08 AM by M Stoltz
  • A Poem about the Mars Society Thanks to Miguel Cooper, a friend of the Mars Society, for writing this great acrostic poem about the organization, its mission and the goal of human-to-Mars!
    Posted Aug 28, 2014, 3:43 PM by M Stoltz
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Mars News

  • Elon Musk: ‘I’m Hopeful That The First People Can Be Taken To Mars in 10, 12 Years’ By Elizabeth HowellUniverse Today, 06.18.14Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX, is a hot topic in the media these days. He recently unveiled a manned version of his ...
    Posted Jun 18, 2014, 9:23 PM by M Stoltz
  • The Overprotection of Mars By Andrew WilliamsAstrobiology Magazine, 11.18.13A recent commentary paper published in the journal Nature Geoscience argues that planetary protection policies and practices designed to guard solar system ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2013, 6:43 AM by M Stoltz
  • Curiosity Rover Makes Big Water Discovery in Mars Dirt, a 'Wow Moment' By Mike Wall, Space.com, 09.26.13Future Mars explorers may be able to get all the water they need out of the red dirt beneath their boots, a ...
    Posted Sep 27, 2013, 7:28 PM by M Stoltz
  • Mars Rover Comes Up Empty in Search for Methane By Kenneth Chang, New York Times, 09.19.13In findings that are as scientifically significant as they are crushing to the popular imagination, NASA reported Thursday that its Mars ...
    Posted Sep 19, 2013, 1:23 PM by M Stoltz
  • Architects Envision an Underground Colony on Mars By Lauren Davis, io9.com, 09.07.13When humans finally travel to Mars, what will their first buildings look like? ZA Architects envision an underground colony with spiderweb floors ...
    Posted Sep 7, 2013, 7:29 PM by M Stoltz
  • 'We Are All Martians': Chemist's Otherworldly Claim Stirs Debate By Alan Boyle, NBC News, 08.28.13Are we all Martians? A controversial hypothesis contends that life on our planet had to get its start somewhere else — most likely ...
    Posted Aug 28, 2013, 6:45 PM by M Stoltz
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