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Michael Stoltz, Director, Media & Public Relations


Announcements

  • Heritage Foundation Expert to Discuss China Space Program at 2015 Mars Society Convention Dean Cheng, Senior Research Fellow at the Heritage Foundation’s Asian Studies Center, will discuss China’s growing space program at the 18th Annual International Mars Society Convention, August 13 ...
    Posted by M Stoltz
  • Andy Weir, Author of “The Martian”, to Address 2015 Mars Society Convention Andy Weir, author of the highly-successful science fiction novel, “The Martian”, will address (via Skype) the 18th Annual International Mars Society Convention, August 13-16, 2015 at the Catholic ...
    Posted Apr 15, 2015, 7:12 PM by M Stoltz
  • Call for Establishment of MDRS Scholarship in Memory of John Barainca The Mars Society and the Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS) Mission Support Staff are calling for donations to help establish the John Barainca MDRS Memorial Scholarship, which will be used ...
    Posted Apr 6, 2015, 7:48 AM by Michael Stoltz
  • 23 Student Teams Advance to 2015 University Rover Challenge Finals In December, 2014 a record 44 teams from eight countries set out to design and build the world’s top Mars rover. Now 23 teams have advanced past the Critical ...
    Posted Apr 4, 2015, 6:52 PM by Michael Stoltz
  • Mars Society Loses a Member of Its Family John Barainca (1935-2015) R.I.P.We announce with great sadness the passing of John Barainca, one of the founding members of the Mars Society and a dedicated supporter ...
    Posted Apr 4, 2015, 6:48 PM by Michael Stoltz
  • Bruce Jakosky to Give Update on MAVEN Mission at 2015 Mars Society Convention Dr. Bruce Jakosky, principal investigator for NASA’s MAVEN spacecraft currently orbiting the planet Mars, will provide an update about the mission, its latest discoveries and its long-term goals ...
    Posted Apr 2, 2015, 4:18 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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