Tag Archives: Mars

June 01

NASA invites public to submit names and poems to Mars

WASHINGTON, DC, May 2, 2013 – NASA issued a press release yesterday inviting members of the public to submit names and a haiku online to be carried aboard a spacecraft that will study Mars’ upper atmosphere.  So if you can’t go to Mars yourself, your name certainly can. The names and poems will be on a DVD carried on the […]

June 01

Mars One seeks colonists to live- and die- on the Red Planet

WASHINGTON, DC, April 28, 2013 – Last Monday a Dutch nonprofit announced its search for volunteers to become the first humans to inhabit Mars. With a scheduled landing on the Red Planet in 2023, Mars One will send four initial colonists to live out the rest of their lives on our neighboring planet. Mars One, a […]