Welcome educators, students and members of the general public to the Mars Society’s Education page and our Educational Blog called The Red Planet Pen!
Watch MythWits featuring Mars Society Education Director, Nicole Willett. The MythWits is a geek pop culture podcast. The show focuses on geek subject matter and presents it with comedy and wit. This episode is titled, “Moving to Mars.” Enjoy the show!
Listen to Education Director, Nicole Willett, on Fringe Radio from April 2, 2016. This interview was all about The Mars Society and what we are up to this year and for the future! Listen here via YouTube.
Would you like to share a presentation with your class that is all about Mars! Click on this link and enjoy!
SLC 4 “The Comeback Kid” Guest blog by: Dale Hammond
This following describes how a California launch facility and a pair of accidents there spoke less about failure and more about the resilience and perseverance of human efforts in orbital space and beyond. Accidental failure occurred not once but twice in the same place within a span of just eight months. But rather than pointing to defeat, the recovery of that facility and the people who worked there led to new and innovative solutions: booster reusability by SLC 4’s current occupant SpaceX and subsequent cost reduction in delivery of payloads to orbit, which is considered paramount to the colonization of Mars. Read more…..
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The Mars Society’s Education Director, Nicole Willett, has had a detailed article published in the November 2014 issue of Eerie Digest Magazine.
Humans to Mars as a Bridge to the Stars
The Mars Society’s Education Task Force is reaching out to the public with information in order to help raise awareness of the latest news and discoveries about the planet Mars and its potential as a second home for humanity. There are many resources available here so we can fulfill the purpose of the Mars Society’s Education Page. Browse our Past Events to see where we have presented.