Featured Event

Mars exploration in 2021 and beyond

Event Date: Wednesday, May 05, 2021

In this talk, LASP scientist and MAVEN principal investigator Bruce Jakosky will discuss recent, ongoing, and future Mars exploration, international collaboration, possible human missions, and whether we can change the Martian climate to better allow humans to survive on the surface.

Features & News

Hope Probe captures new images of Mars with the Emirates Ultraviolet Spectrometer

March 9

The Emirates Ultraviolet Spectrometer (EMUS) took its first science images on February 20th, 2021, providing information on the composition of Mars’ upper atmosphere.

Decades of Mars research by CU faculty and students lays the groundwork for human astronauts

March 5

2021 is a good year to be a Mars researcher like Bruce Jakosky at the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) at CU Boulder.

Hope Probe returns its first image of Mars capturing Olympus Mons at Sunrise

February 14

The first science image of the Martian planet was taken by the Emirates eXploration Imager (EXI) on February 10, 2021, one day after orbit insertion.