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  • A bewildering form of dune on Mars
    American Association for the Advancement of Science - Friday, July 1, 2016
    Posted on: 7/1/2016 4:30:12 PM PDT

  • Mars closest to Earth in over a decade
    University of Leicester - Friday, May 27, 2016
    Posted on: 5/27/2016 3:17:21 PM PDT

  • Clue to Mars' Climate History -- Polar Cap Slowly Building
    SETI Institute - Friday, May 27, 2016
    Posted on: 5/27/2016 3:13:54 PM PDT

  • Statement of Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) Next Steps to Mars: Deep Space Habitats
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Wednesday, May 18, 2016
    Posted on: 5/18/2016 7:48:31 PM PDT

  • Explore Mars Submits Letter to Space Subcommittee Hearing
    Explore Mars - Wednesday, May 18, 2016
    Posted on: 5/18/2016 7:11:55 PM PDT

  • The Humans to 2016 Mars Report Released at Humans to Mars Summit
    Humans to Mars Summit - Tuesday, May 17, 2016
    Posted on: 5/17/2016 1:04:54 PM PDT

  • Although Boiling, Water Does Shape Martian Terrain
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) - Monday, May 2, 2016
    Posted on: 5/2/2016 3:50:14 PM PDT

  • Passage To Mars Motion Picture Documentary Set To Hit Big Screen
    Mars Institute - Tuesday, April 26, 2016
    Posted on: 4/26/2016 10:16:04 PM PDT

  • NASA Seeks Industry Ideas for an Advanced Mars Satellite
    NASA HQ - Thursday, April 21, 2016
    Posted on: 4/21/2016 9:39:12 PM PDT

  • Third Mars Affordability and Sustainability Workshop Report Released
    Explore Mars - Friday, April 8, 2016
    Posted on: 4/9/2016 1:42:07 AM PDT

  • Andy Weir Wins 2016 Douglas S. Morrow Public Outreach Award
    Space Foundation - Thursday, February 18, 2016
    Posted on: 2/18/2016 8:56:46 PM PDT

  • Mars Landing Pioneer Adam Steltzner Elected to National Academy of Engineering
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Wednesday, February 10, 2016
    Posted on: 2/11/2016 1:06:56 AM PDT

  • Testimony submitted by Thomas Young: Charting a Course: Expert Perspectives on NASA's Human Exploration Proposals
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Wednesday, February 3, 2016
    Posted on: 2/3/2016 6:10:08 PM PDT

  • Statement of Space Subcommittee Chair Babin: Charting a Course: Expert Perspectives on NASA's Human Exploration Proposals
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Wednesday, February 3, 2016
    Posted on: 2/3/2016 6:04:03 PM PDT

  • Statement of Rep. Lamar Smith: Charting a Course: Expert Perspectives on NASA's Human Exploration Proposals
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Wednesday, February 3, 2016
    Posted on: 2/3/2016 6:02:47 PM PDT

  • Artemis Westenberg, President of Explore Mars, Inc., to Deliver Keynote Address at ENVISTA-2015 Conference in India
    Explore Mars - Tuesday, December 1, 2015
    Posted on: 12/1/2015 2:58:45 PM PDT

  • Western Students 'Heading' to Mars with Canadian Space Agency as Part of Simulation
    Western University - Monday, November 16, 2015
    Posted on: 11/16/2015 9:04:53 PM PDT

  • Swiss Camera Leaves for Mars
    University of Bern - Sunday, November 8, 2015
    Posted on: 11/8/2015 6:46:12 PM PDT

  • NASA to Announce New Findings on Fate of Mars’ Atmosphere
    NASA HQ - Monday, November 2, 2015
    Posted on: 11/2/2015 3:08:15 PM PDT

  • The Martian Lands In IMAX 3D Theatres For Special Limited-Time Engagement Beginning Oct 30
    IMAX Corporation - Thursday, October 22, 2015
    Posted on: 10/22/2015 5:20:33 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Dava Newman: Exploring Together
    NASA HQ - April 27, 2016
    Posted on: 4/27/2016 6:27:40 PM PDT

  • Phobos/Deimos Conference Abstract Deadline Extended
    Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute (SSERVI) - April 26, 2016
    Posted on: 4/26/2016 4:48:16 PM PDT

  • NASA Martian Moons eXploration (MMX) Mission SALMON-2 Community Announcement
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - April 15, 2016
    Posted on: 4/15/2016 5:03:35 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 6: C.9 Mars Data Analysis Program MDAP Step-2 Due Date Delayed
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - April 11, 2016
    Posted on: 4/11/2016 4:57:13 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 5: C.18 LARS Step-1 Due Date Delayed
    NASA HQ - April 8, 2016
    Posted on: 4/8/2016 9:58:18 PM PDT

  • Widespread Excess Ice in Arcadia Planitia, Mars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 27, 2016
    Posted on: 2/27/2016 5:50:17 PM PDT

  • Draft Cooperative Agreement Notice Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute Cycle 2
    NASA HQ - January 15, 2016
    Posted on: 1/15/2016 5:38:22 PM PDT

  • A Novel Material for In Situ Construction on Mars: Experiments and Numerical Simulations
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 8, 2016
    Posted on: 1/8/2016 11:55:01 PM PDT

  • Report: Review of the MEPAG Report on Mars Special Regions
    National Academy of Sciences - December 21, 2015
    Posted on: 12/21/2015 8:29:59 PM PDT

  • New Date for Landing Site/Exploration Zone Workshop Follow-up and Next Steps Telecon
    - December 16, 2015
    Posted on: 12/17/2015 12:46:31 AM PDT

  • NASA Outlines Vision for Human Journey to Mars
    American Institute of Physics - November 25, 2015
    Posted on: 11/25/2015 9:56:43 PM PDT

  • Interactive Evolution of Multiple Water-Ice Reservoirs on Mars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 11, 2015
    Posted on: 11/12/2015 2:02:43 AM PDT

  • House Science Subcommittee Hearing on Funding for Deep Space Exploration
    American Institute of Physics - October 15, 2015
    Posted on: 10/16/2015 12:25:39 AM PDT

  • NAS Report: Review of the MEPAG Report on Mars Special Regions
    National Academy of Sciences - September 21, 2015
    Posted on: 9/21/2015 3:15:21 PM PDT

  • Thermal creep assisted dust lifting on Mars: Wind tunnel experiments for the entrainment threshold velocity
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 10, 2015
    Posted on: 8/10/2015 3:22:40 PM PDT

  • An Insolation Activated Dust Layer on Mars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 22, 2015
    Posted on: 7/22/2015 2:56:20 PM PDT

  • Mars Science Goals, Objectives, Investigations, and Priorities: 2015 Version Final Document Available
    NASA Mars Exploration Program Analysis Group (MEPAG) - June 22, 2015
    Posted on: 6/22/2015 1:44:25 PM PDT

  • NASA KSC Employee Update: Photo Opportunity Thursday for The Martian Movie
    Kennedy Space Center - June 10, 2015
    Posted on: 6/10/2015 7:22:46 PM PDT

  • Mars Orbiter Spacecraft under solar conjunction at Mars
    Indian Space Research Organisation - June 8, 2015
    Posted on: 6/9/2015 2:06:45 AM PDT

  • Gravity waves and high-altitude CO2 ice cloud formation in the Martian atmosphere
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - May 19, 2015
    Posted on: 5/19/2015 2:46:34 PM PDT

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