Republicans Call for Statehood for Red Planet

Tweet In the wake of evidence of liquid water being found on Mars, Congressional Republicans have called for Mars to become the 51st state. While GOP leaders in Congress said their call for annexation was to spread freedom and open new markets, a staff member revealed another motive. “Our caucus looked at all the support we get Read More …

Sand Gods: Aeolian Expertise Helps Curiosity Navigate the Shifting Sands of Mars

Tweet Mars might be named for the god of war in Roman mythology, but today it’s ruled by Aeolus, who in Greek mythology had dominion over wind. As other geologic processes have faded in impact, wind is the force that has the greatest current bearing on shaping geology on the planet where change has occurred Read More …