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Mission Press Releases

  • Moratorium on Sending Commands to Mars Due To Position of Earth, Mars, Sun
    NASA HQ - Friday, July 14, 2017
    Posted on: 7/14/2017 11:22:59 PM PDT

  • Explore Mars, Inc. Announces New Virtual Reality and Space Exploration Working Group​
    Explore Mars - Wednesday, July 12, 2017
    Posted on: 7/12/2017 3:20:38 PM PDT

  • Why No One Under 20 Has Experienced a Day Without NASA at Mars
    NASA HQ - Thursday, June 22, 2017
    Posted on: 6/23/2017 1:08:54 AM PDT

  • A New Virtual Approach to Science in Space
    Arizona State University - Thursday, June 22, 2017
    Posted on: 6/22/2017 2:41:42 PM PDT

  • Sub-Surface Mars Scanner Concept Gets Boost from Western University Expertise
    Western University - Thursday, June 22, 2017
    Posted on: 6/22/2017 2:13:57 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects Seven Proposals to Support Astronaut Health on Missions to Mars
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, May 31, 2017
    Posted on: 6/1/2017 12:02:10 AM PDT

  • High-Silica 'Halos' Shed Light on Wet Ancient Mars
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Tuesday, May 30, 2017
    Posted on: 5/30/2017 6:56:06 PM PDT

  • Humans Will Walk on Mars by the Early 2030s
    Humans to Mars Summit - Tuesday, May 2, 2017
    Posted on: 5/2/2017 5:04:08 PM PDT

  • Three Western Students Name Martian Craters
    Western University - Friday, April 28, 2017
    Posted on: 4/28/2017 3:41:18 PM PDT

  • NASA Maven Steers Clear of Mars Moon Phobos
    NASA HQ - Thursday, March 2, 2017
    Posted on: 3/2/2017 10:15:47 PM PDT

  • 3-D Images Reveal Features of Martian Polar Ice Caps
    Planetary Science Institute - Tuesday, January 3, 2017
    Posted on: 1/3/2017 5:51:59 PM PDT

  • Western Students 'Heading' Back to Mars with Canadian Space Agency as Part of Simulation
    Western University - Tuesday, November 1, 2016
    Posted on: 11/1/2016 2:23:07 PM PDT

  • MRO Camera Shows Signs of Crashed ESA Lander on Mars
    NASA HQ - Friday, October 21, 2016
    Posted on: 10/21/2016 5:32:07 PM PDT

  • Mars VR Receives Prize for Public Engagement with Planetary Science
    Europlanet - Thursday, October 20, 2016
    Posted on: 10/20/2016 11:51:58 PM PDT

  • Cassady and Zucker named Explore Mars Vice Presidents
    Explore Mars - Thursday, October 13, 2016
    Posted on: 10/13/2016 8:42:21 PM PDT

  • Martian Salad Project at Whitworth University Shows Promise for Cultivating Life on Mars
    Sodexo Insights - Wednesday, October 5, 2016
    Posted on: 10/5/2016 2:16:16 PM PDT

  • Humans to Mars Summit (H2M) 2017 Dates Announced, Early Registration to Open October 2016
    Explore Mars - Thursday, September 22, 2016
    Posted on: 9/22/2016 4:31:27 PM PDT

  • NASA iTech Fosters Technology Needed for Journey to Mars
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, September 21, 2016
    Posted on: 9/21/2016 5:51:02 PM PDT

  • Congressional Briefing Panel: Humans to Mars: Why, How, and When
    Explore Mars - Thursday, September 8, 2016
    Posted on: 9/8/2016 5:24:11 PM PDT

  • Elon Musk to Speak at IAC 2016
    International Astronautical Federation - Monday, August 22, 2016
    Posted on: 8/22/2016 2:22:26 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Hydrocode modeling of the spallation process during hypervelocity impacts
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 7, 2017
    Posted on: 9/7/2017 11:09:22 PM PDT

  • The Fog of War: A Machine Learning Approach to Forecasting Weather on Mars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 5, 2017
    Posted on: 7/5/2017 10:54:52 PM PDT

  • A colossal impact enriched Mars' mantle with noble metals
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 8, 2017
    Posted on: 6/9/2017 1:25:39 AM PDT

  • Radar sounding of Lucus Planum, Mars, by MARSIS
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - May 29, 2017
    Posted on: 5/29/2017 3:44:15 PM PDT

  • Meteorites from Phobos and Deimos at Earth?
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - May 8, 2017
    Posted on: 5/8/2017 3:02:29 PM PDT

  • The cool and distant formation of Mars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 7, 2017
    Posted on: 4/7/2017 2:11:45 PM PDT

  • Evolution of major sedimentary mounds on Mars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 3, 2017
    Posted on: 4/3/2017 11:05:34 PM PDT

  • NASA OIG: Audit of the Mars 2020 Rover Project
    NASA Office of Inspector General - January 30, 2017
    Posted on: 1/30/2017 5:01:11 PM PDT

  • Call for Papers: Sixth Mars Polar Conference
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - October 23, 2016
    Posted on: 10/23/2016 10:14:33 PM PDT

  • Design of an optical-communication link with Mars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 27, 2016
    Posted on: 7/27/2016 4:38:47 PM PDT

  • Meridional Transport in Atmospheres of Earth and Mars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 27, 2016
    Posted on: 7/27/2016 4:28:31 PM PDT

  • Early Mars volcanic sulfur storage in the cryosphere and formation of transient SO2-rich atmospheres during the Hesperian
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 26, 2016
    Posted on: 7/26/2016 4:43:39 PM PDT

  • Non-thermal production and escape of OH from the upper atmosphere of Mars
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 14, 2016
    Posted on: 7/14/2016 6:02:36 PM PDT

  • Waterfront on the Martian Planitia: Algorithmic emergent catchments on disordered terrain
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 28, 2016
    Posted on: 6/28/2016 11:28:23 PM PDT

  • Reflectivity of Mars at 1064 nm: Derivation from Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter Data and Application to Climatology and Meteorol
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 16, 2016
    Posted on: 6/16/2016 11:35:32 AM PDT

  • HLS2 Hangouts: Rover (Robotic and Human-Class) Operational Considerations on Mars
    NASA HQ - June 13, 2016
    Posted on: 6/13/2016 3:12:55 PM PDT

  • Hearing: Next Steps to Mars: Deep Space Habitats
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - May 17, 2016
    Posted on: 5/17/2016 9:22:41 PM PDT

  • The Humans to Mars Summit 2016 - Day 1 Schedule
    Humans to Mars Summit - May 16, 2016
    Posted on: 5/16/2016 3:06:22 PM PDT

  • Martian north polar cap summer water cycle
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - May 12, 2016
    Posted on: 5/13/2016 1:12:38 AM PDT

  • Orbit-spin coupling and the circulation of the Martian atmosphere
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - May 11, 2016
    Posted on: 5/11/2016 6:54:33 PM PDT

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