2014 Legislative Blitz
February 23rd-25th in Washington, D.C.
In 2004, a group of thirteen premier space advocacy groups joined together under the Space Exploration Alliance to have their voices heard. The first SEA “Blitz” brought together 76 space enthusiasts from around the country. They converged on Washington, D.C., and talked with over 200 congressional officesin support [...]
1 year ago: JPL control room celebrating the successfull landing of Curiosity in Gale Crater.
by Joe Gillin
I had the opportunity to attend the First anniversary celebration for the Curiosity landing on Mars on Tuesday at NASA HQ in Washington, DC. It was exciting to be there and watch a panel of NASA officials, Curiosity mission [...]
Image credit: NASA/JPL /MSSS
Curiosity took this image of both Mars’ moons in one image on Sol 351 (August 1st, 2013).
Both Phobos and Deimos, the Martian Moons were in the sky over her head.
This is a raw image. Phobos is the moon that appears larger in the image; Deimos is the smaller object. With a mean [...]
August 6, Tuesday
10:45 a.m. – Curiosity: First Year on Mars – JPL (All NASA TV Channels)
12 p.m. – “Curiosity’s First Year on Mars: The Path to Future Robotic and Human Exploration” (ISS Expedition 36 In-Flight Event with Karen Nyberg and Chris Cassidy to mark the anniversary scheduled at 1 p.m.) – HQ/JSC (All [...]
Contact your representative in the most direct way on 24 Sept. 2013Visit her/him on the Hill
This second Mars Blitz of 2013 is again organized by Explore Mars to further the cause of a human mission to MarsCommit to debate STEM and Space, two for our nation so important issues Have a chance of meeting with [...]