Category: Events

ExoLance: Preliminary Modeling for Penetration Effectiveness

Aerojet Rocketdyne has been performing modeling of the Mars penetrators under internal funding as in-kind support for the ExoLance project.  This work uses an industry standard simulation known as hydrocode modeling.  In the hydrocode model, a grid is generated to represent the material that the penetrator is impacting and the model is run to determine […]

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Space Exploration Alliance Blitz 2014

Space Exploration Alliance Blitz 2014

  2014 Space Exploration Alliance Legislative Blitz Talking Points   Explore Mars, Inc. Announces its participation in the 2014 Legislative Blitz On Sunday, February 23 through Tuesday, February 25, 2014, the Space Exploration Alliance held the annual grassroots visit to Congress known as the “Legislative Blitz.” With unprecedented budgetary pressures facing the legislative and executive […]

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Mars Day on the Hill, September 24, 2013

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 […]

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Explore Mars was created to advance the goal of sending humans to Mars within the next two decades. To further that goal, Explore Mars conducts programs and technical challenges to stimulate the development and/or improvement of technologies that will make human Mars missions more efficient and feasible. In addition, to embed the idea of Mars as a habitable planet, Explore Mars challenges educators to use Mars in the classroom as a tool to teach standard STEM curricula.

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