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.
Building Mars: Modeling Permanent Structures Using Mars-Sourced Materials (Issue #37)
Guest Blog by: Lorena Bueno
Crack open any mid-level science novel from the last 70 years and you’ll find, among fanciful descriptions of grand canals and sand-scattering weather systems, varied descriptions of what’s underfoot (or boot): Martian sand. Regolith, powder, basalt rock, even clay, hint at a time when Mars had enough water and geologic activity to create clay.
As we plan our first trips to Mars on Earth with the Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS) of the Mars Society….read more…
Would you like to share a presentation with your class that is all about Mars? Click on this link and enjoy!
READ Eerie Digest!
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.