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Whose Bugs? Avoiding Planetary Contamination in the Scientific Exploration of Mars

6th May, 2016 - 3.8k views

Scientists have been exploring the surface of Mars with increasingly sophisticated missions ever since NASA's Viking missions in 1976. Each successful mission has revealed even more mysteries of the Red Planet. Now, as future missions may be closing

Where Will We First Land with Humans on Mars?

5th Feb, 2016 - 7.1k views

Join us for our inaugural Footsteps to Mars Hangout. On the first Friday of the month, Tony Darnell, Alberto Conti and Harley Thronson discuss the challenges, science and mission progress of a human presence on the Red Planet, Mars. This week, we'l

The Next Footsteps to Mars: A Base Camp in the Mars System

1st Sep, 2016 - 3.9k views

NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden has often observed that humans are closer to their first mission to Mars than ever before in history. In this current series of Hangout discussions, we will hear from experts on breaking the gravitational reins to

The First Human Missions to Mars (II): Next Steps in the Footsteps to Mars

5th Aug, 2016 - 5.5k views

NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden has often observed that humans are closer to their first mission to Mars than ever before in history. In this current series of Hangout discussions, we will hear from experts on long-duration space habitation, who ha

The First Human Missions to Mars (I): When and How?

1st Jul, 2016 - 6.7k views

NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden has often observed that humans are closer to their first mission to Mars than ever before in history. In the first in a series of Hangout discussions, we will hear from scientific and technical experts who have been

The Curiosity of Martian Mud Cracks

23rd Feb, 2017 - 2.8k views

Here is a link to the press release we're talking about today: http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?feature=6721 NASA's Curiosity rover certainly has uncovered unusual features of Mars. Recently the rover was used by scientists to take a closer loo

The Age of Gravitational Waves is Here!; FU Orionis is a Pig; ExoMars First Light | SFN #167

17th Jun, 2016 - 6.4k views

New website is up! Visit the new and improved http://DeepAstronomy.com and let me know what you think. New content every week. Here are the links to this week's stories: LIGO Detects more gravitational waves: https://www.ligo.caltech.edu/news/ligo

Target: The Moons of Mars

2nd Mar, 2017 - 3.3k views

How and Why should we explore the moons of Mars? Senior NASA leadership has often observed that humans are closer to their first mission to Mars than ever before in history. As part of current thinking of human exploration of the Red Planet, a numb

Space Fan News #74: Dark Galaxies Found; Vampire Stars Eat Their O's; NASA's New Mars Mission

25th Aug, 2012 - 35.4k views

http://gplus.to/TonyDarnell http://facebook.com/SpaceFan Sorry about the sound this week, my microphone died and the alternative was to not do an episode at all, I'll get a new mic this week, thanks for your patience. Dark Galaxies Found: http://ww

Space Fan News #73: Curiosity Lands Just Like Downtown; MyStar Game; Galactic Habitable Zones

11th Aug, 2012 - 11.7k views

http://gplus.to/TonyDarnell http://facebook.com/SpaceFan Curiosity made it, here's some details. Also, play MyStar and let me know what you think! Curiosity: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/ http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/msl/index.html Seven Minutes

Space Fan News #72: (Parody) Dark Matter Discovered!; Curiosity Approaches Mars

4th Aug, 2012 - 8.8k views

http://gplus.to/TonyDarnell http://facebook.com/Spacefan I have something a little different for you this week.... Hope you like it! Frasier's Hangout: https://plus.google.com/events/c7c2fbd2gil25fjimln1jnr1134/110701307803962595019 Virtual Landing

Space Fan News #24: Latest Kepler Exoplanet; Goodbye to a Mars Rover

10th Jun, 2011 - 7.7k views

Sorry for the unexpected haitus! This week, we take a look at some highlights from the Spring Meeting of the American Astronomical Society meeting held in late May. New planet of Kepler 10 system: http://kepler.nasa.gov/news/nasakeplernews/index.cf