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  • New Spacesuit Technologies for Moon and Mars Exploration Tested In Oregon Where Apollo Astronauts Once Trained and Tested Spacesuits
    Mars Institute - Thursday, September 9, 2021
    Posted on: 9/9/2021 5:44:53 PM PDT

  • NASA Perseverance Mars Rover to Acquire First Sample
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, July 21, 2021
    Posted on: 7/21/2021 5:11:26 PM PDT

  • Martian south polar cap composition focus of new study
    Arizona State University - Tuesday, June 29, 2021
    Posted on: 6/29/2021 2:02:39 PM PDT

  • NASA Statement on China’s Zhurong Mars Rover Photos
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, May 19, 2021
    Posted on: 5/19/2021 9:23:57 PM PDT

  • A pocket guide to Mars
    Europlanet - Wednesday, March 17, 2021
    Posted on: 3/17/2021 1:44:18 PM PDT

  • Solar wind-driven day-to-day effects on the Martian thermosphere/exosphere composition
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - Wednesday, March 3, 2021
    Posted on: 3/3/2021 2:35:31 PM PDT

  • The Mars Relay Network Connects Us to NASA’s Martian Explorers
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Tuesday, February 16, 2021
    Posted on: 2/17/2021 12:29:15 AM PDT

  • L3Harris Technologies to Provide Critical Communications Link in NASA’s Mars Rover Exploration Mission
    L3Harris Technologies - Tuesday, February 16, 2021
    Posted on: 2/16/2021 9:28:31 PM PDT

  • Mars Rover Phones Home, Green Bank Telescope Answers
    Green Bank Observatory - Monday, February 8, 2021
    Posted on: 2/8/2021 5:21:24 PM PDT

  • With $3M NASA Grant, UArizona Scientists Will Test Mars Exploration Drones in Iceland
    University of Arizona - Wednesday, January 13, 2021
    Posted on: 1/13/2021 10:21:52 PM PDT

  • Celebrate the Perseverance Rover Landing With NASA’s Student Challenge
    NASA HQ - Friday, January 8, 2021
    Posted on: 1/8/2021 9:56:32 PM PDT

  • Rice Scientist Joins Next Mars Adventure
    Rice University - Wednesday, December 2, 2020
    Posted on: 12/2/2020 7:41:00 PM PDT

  • ‘Conscientiousness’ key to team success during space missions
    Western University - Wednesday, November 18, 2020
    Posted on: 11/18/2020 4:51:02 PM PDT

  • NASA, JAXA to Send Sampling Technology to Moon and Phobos
    Planetary Society - Monday, October 12, 2020
    Posted on: 10/12/2020 5:36:30 PM PDT

  • Lowell Observatory Presents Virtual Mars Series
    Lowell Observatory - Thursday, October 8, 2020
    Posted on: 10/9/2020 12:14:00 AM PDT

  • 8K Camera Will Fly on Japan's Martian Moons eXploration Mission
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Thursday, September 10, 2020
    Posted on: 9/10/2020 8:46:21 PM PDT

  • Emirates Launches First Mars Probe with Help from UC Berkeley
    University of California Berkeley - Wednesday, July 22, 2020
    Posted on: 7/22/2020 3:23:54 PM PDT

  • NASA to Discuss Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover Mission with Space Foundation
    NASA HQ - Friday, July 17, 2020
    Posted on: 7/17/2020 6:16:34 PM PDT

  • National Air and Space Museum Celebrates “Mars Day!” Virtually July 16–18
    National Air and Space Museum - Wednesday, July 15, 2020
    Posted on: 7/15/2020 10:42:53 PM PDT

  • Emirates Mars Mission to Launch with ASU-Designed Instrument
    Arizona State University - Wednesday, July 15, 2020
    Posted on: 7/15/2020 6:13:08 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Thermophysical and Compositional Analyses of Dunes at Hargraves Crater, Mars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 14, 2021
    Posted on: 9/14/2021 3:21:43 PM PDT

  • The Timing of Alluvial Fan Formation on Mars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 14, 2021
    Posted on: 9/14/2021 3:21:01 PM PDT

  • Can we constrain the origin of Mars' recurring slope lineae using atmospheric observations?
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 2, 2021
    Posted on: 9/3/2021 2:16:45 AM PDT

  • Reminder of International Mars Ice Mapper Measurements Definition Team Application Deadline - Aug. 23
    NASA HQ - August 18, 2021
    Posted on: 8/18/2021 6:22:01 PM PDT

  • Call for Applications for Membership on the Joint ASI/CSA/JAXA/NASA Measurement Definition Team for the International Mars Ice Mapper Mission
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - August 1, 2021
    Posted on: 8/1/2021 6:56:21 PM PDT

  • Modelling cometary meteoroid stream traverses of the Martian Moons eXploration (MMX) spacecraft en route to Phobos
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 31, 2021
    Posted on: 3/31/2021 3:54:21 PM PDT

  • Human Mars Exploration and Expedition Challenges
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 23, 2021
    Posted on: 3/23/2021 1:45:37 PM PDT

  • An Extremely Elongated Cloud over Arsia Mons Volcano on Mars: I. Life Cycle
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 9, 2021
    Posted on: 3/9/2021 2:22:32 PM PDT

  • A new martian crater chronology: Implications for Jezero crater
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 17, 2021
    Posted on: 2/17/2021 3:48:30 PM PDT

  • Space Nuclear Propulsion for Human Mars Exploration – New Report Feb. 12
    National Academy of Sciences - February 9, 2021
    Posted on: 2/10/2021 12:19:44 AM PDT

  • Orbital and Planetary Challenges for Human Mars Exploration
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 14, 2021
    Posted on: 1/14/2021 5:29:25 PM PDT

  • Interplanetary Challenges Encountered by the Crew During their Interplanetary Transit from Earth to Mars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 14, 2021
    Posted on: 1/14/2021 5:28:41 PM PDT

  • Measuring Mars Atmospheric Winds From Orbit
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 13, 2020
    Posted on: 7/13/2020 3:12:17 PM PDT

  • Detection of spark discharges in an agitated Mars dust simulant isolated from foreign surfaces
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 5, 2020
    Posted on: 6/5/2020 1:47:26 PM PDT

  • Evidence for a Past Martian Ring from the Orbital Inclination of Deimos
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 2, 2020
    Posted on: 6/2/2020 5:15:00 PM PDT

  • Prospective Lava Tubes at Hellas Planitia
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 29, 2020
    Posted on: 4/29/2020 1:50:10 PM PDT

  • First year of coordinated science observations by Mars Express and ExoMars 2016 Trace Gas Orbiter
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 6, 2020
    Posted on: 3/6/2020 1:41:47 AM PDT

  • Empirical Photometric Control of Mars Context Camera Images
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 4, 2020
    Posted on: 3/4/2020 11:35:20 PM PDT

  • Aphelion Cloud Belt Phase Function Investigations with Mars Color Imager (MARCI)
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 25, 2020
    Posted on: 2/25/2020 7:51:09 PM PDT

  • Lifting Grains by the Transient Low Pressure in a Martian Dust Devil
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 17, 2020
    Posted on: 2/17/2020 3:43:45 PM PDT

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